Category Archives: conviventia


I’m moved to write this because a young guy was sworn into Kevin Rudd’s new cabinet, he decided to swear his oath of office on the Koran. Weirdly, he copped flack for this on his facebook page. I wrote to … Continue reading

Posted in Anwar El Sadat, conviventia, Ed Kusic, Koran, multiculturalism, President Begin | Leave a comment

are we just a stupid species

Constitutionally incapable of living together sensibly, rationally? Or is it the solar flares we are experiencing at the moment, combined with Mercury and Uranus retrograde. Or, is your star sign making you FAT? I recently spoke with my job network … Continue reading

Posted in asberger, autism, conviventia, ellen de generis, Uncategorized, WH Auden | Leave a comment

Irshad Manji Allah Liberty and Love

On ABC today there was an Asian Focus on the state of gay rights in Australia’s nearest neighbours. Irshad Manji a lovely, beautifully presented Indonesian lesbian author, has written a book demanding that fellow Moslems MUST re-examine the world-accepted structure … Continue reading

Posted in Allah Liberty and Love, Biological Exuberance, Bruce Bagemihl, Christianity Social Tolerance and Homosexuality, conviventia, Irshad Manji, John Boswell, life is bizarre | Leave a comment