I don’t believe in any patriotic holidays. But a patriotic holiday on such a terrible date needs to be moved, rebuilt, or abolished.
Patriotism, at least in its usual sense of love of one’s country over others, veneration of the virtue of its people over others, and adoration of its flag, is awful, irrational nonsense.
Of all the things, what does Australian electoral politics concerns itself with?
Electoral politics in Australia. The mere thought of it makes me want to gnaw my arm off.
On some aspects of the research funding system in the UK and Australia.
Most Australians must be glad the farce is almost over. The federal election is only a few days away.
These have been around for a while now, but still, songs about history, US foreign policy, and war, are always interesting. The first one in particular is one of the most educational music videos I’ve ever seen (read the headlines!).