Tag: Politics

Remembering Jack: A Little Over a Thousand Days In Office.

Every President wants to be remembered with an amazing record in office. Some work hard at creating their legacy, while […]

The Flanders Poppy: A symbol of remembrance and sacrifice.

The history of the Flanders poppy goes back to the time of the Great War. Red poppies were among the […]

Peace in Ireland?: The Good Friday Agreement.

The twentieth century saw some of the worst political violence in Northern Ireland, between 1969 and 1999, where almost some […]

Football over Brazil’s Woes !

The World Cup is an amazing event, and the world is literally watching every second, every game, in the hope […]

A new Crimean War in the making?

A little over two weeks ago, on March 1st, the Russian parliament authorised Putin to deploy Russian troops in the […]

Amazing Women Who Inspire Us: Hillary Clinton and Averil Cameron

Hillary Clinton You can say what you like about the Clintons. Depending on what side of the political fence you […]

Has The Circus Finally Left Town?

No one expected the circus to stay in town for so long! Yesterday, former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd announced that […]

The Australian perspective: Afghanistan and the War on Terror.

It sometimes seems that ‘enemies’, unlike in traditional warfare fought by two distinct sides not long ago, have changed into […]