Easiest Election Ever

Most Australians must be glad the farce is almost over. The federal election is only a few days away. And the farce has surely led the country to an historical ebb, an international embarrassment for democracy. A debate shifted to


By jingo, it’s ANZAC day, Australia’s favourite nationalist/gambling holiday! Time to put aside pro-war ANZAC “lest we forget” mythology, which amounts to forgetting everything important in history. Lest we forget Australia’s role in maintaining British, now American, domination of the

The Herd strikes again

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!).