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» 20/09/2017 9:10:08 AM I simply cannot understand the philosophy behind this article. Educational standards are c.....
» 18/09/2017 9:24:04 AM I have been through many of the studies spoken about here and it is correct, they all cont.....
» 15/09/2017 3:41:44 PM I would use studies on children's without mothers but there are very few of them, probably.....
» 15/09/2017 12:32:18 PM Foxy, I'm afraid you are wrong when you state that family dynamics don't effect children's.....
» 14/09/2017 9:07:40 AM Joe, you should give a trigger warning before you start on about looking for firm vegetabl.....
» 10/09/2017 1:39:24 AM The push to change Fathers Day to Special Persons Day is nothing more than an attempt to n.....
» 10/09/2017 1:30:06 AM There is a very interesting article by Miranda Devine regarding a survey taken of gay peop.....
» 7/09/2017 11:01:09 AM All experts seem to agree that the majority of communication is via non verbal means. From.....
» 2/09/2017 1:48:23 PM This is an extract from an article in the Australia, which unfortunately is behind a paywa.....
» 2/09/2017 12:59:37 PM Toni, I actually thought we had evolved beyond the social and intellectual level of kangar.....
» 2/09/2017 10:14:19 AM It has long been known that fathers are an essential part of a a child's life, not just as.....
» 1/09/2017 2:01:14 AM AJ, here is a link to one of many studies re domestic violence in same sex households. And.....
» 31/08/2017 10:53:30 AM For those people who use the argument that all children need is a safe loving environment .....
» 26/08/2017 9:00:40 AM Bazz you are correct. I have had to use more obscure search engines lately to find informa.....
» 25/08/2017 10:38:47 AM To be honest, when people talked about large companies manipulating news I thought they we.....
» 21/08/2017 11:09:59 AM All this hysteria over Pauline demonstrating security issues with the burqa yet last year .....
» 20/08/2017 3:46:53 PM Foxy, Penny Wong marched in the Gay Mardi Gras representing gay politicians. This parade i.....
» 20/08/2017 12:17:22 PM Regarding employment figures for refugees, a few years ago the government did a study call.....
» 20/08/2017 12:04:53 PM Double standards abound. Where was the outrage in 1992 when a group of gays wore pink nun.....
» 18/08/2017 2:46:46 PM Has the law changed regarding client confidentiality for psychiatrists and lawyers?.....
» 15/08/2017 10:52:53 AM For those quoting results of studies that show same sex parenting have no different or som.....
» 7/08/2017 10:08:12 AM Foxy, you are wrong. The boy in Kalgoorlie did steal the bike. Even his own grandfather ad.....
» 27/07/2017 3:26:00 PM I have major problems feeling sympathy for women who become very drunk, flirt with men, go.....
» 14/07/2017 11:17:52 AM With more remote aboriginal families, sometimes the grandmothers just take the kids to sto.....
» 14/07/2017 11:14:06 AM Ther are increasing numbers of seniors raising grandchildren permanently. I'm one of them......
» 4/07/2017 3:10:14 PM Banjo, in all these years I have heard nothing about initiation of girls apart from our lo.....
» 2/07/2017 1:00:36 PM Below I have put an extract from an notes written by a woman who runs a sex education prog.....
» 2/07/2017 12:11:09 PM The issue of underage wives is something the old men have fought to retain and it's still .....
» 2/07/2017 11:56:48 AM Banjo, the practise of sub incision seems to have died out a couple of decades ago. I have.....
» 1/07/2017 11:59:02 AM No AJ, homosexuals do not want equality, they want their relationship to be seen the same .....
» 29/06/2017 11:07:24 AM The discovery of antibiotics was one of the greatest benefits to humans ever. Prior to th.....
» 28/06/2017 11:27:10 AM I'm surprised that people here have ignored the larger picture. It's not only Christians w.....
» 24/06/2017 9:42:17 AM Doog, I have two autistic grandsons and 30 years of paediatric nursing so I do have some e.....
» 24/06/2017 9:30:06 AM Whether you believe in religion, or spirituality or not, you cannot deny the reality that .....
» 22/06/2017 6:34:08 PM As the grandmother of two autistic children I totally agree with Ms Hanson. Given the leve.....
» 22/06/2017 2:30:44 AM SteeleRedux, I would presume that Japan has no problems with terrorism because they don't .....
» 21/06/2017 11:26:12 AM Whatever governments do, it needs to be done quickly, whilst the Islamic populations in We.....
» 13/06/2017 1:47:01 PM It's not refugees picking fruit, it's backpackers and 457 visa holders......
» 12/06/2017 11:48:01 AM Foxy, " I want society to recognise our union". Firstly, society already recogn.....
» 10/06/2017 12:17:47 PM Does anyone remember when sodomy was decriminalised and people started talking about the &.....
» 8/06/2017 10:59:14 AM The video footage was put up on YouTube by the person who took the video, who was a member.....
» 6/06/2017 6:21:04 PM The women may think they are protecting the girls but in reality their actions do little. .....
» 6/06/2017 1:07:45 AM Joe, my husband told me exactly why burning off was done and is still done in some places......
» 5/06/2017 3:26:15 PM Cossomby, firstly, if you think ants don't climb trees then you obviously haven't much exp.....
» 4/06/2017 2:13:05 PM Doog, what happened in this country was far less traumatic than any other invasions in oth.....
» 4/06/2017 1:20:55 PM Joe is correct in that eel traps are not farming. Aboriginal coastal groups in the north h.....
» 4/06/2017 12:57:43 PM Doog, firstly, no aboriginal people were poisoned, that's one of those urban myths thrown .....
» 3/06/2017 11:42:26 AM Doog, I was amazed by that quote about storage of seed in houses and buildings, in secure .....
» 2/06/2017 11:41:33 AM Personally I think that before any decisions are made about anything, the question of abor.....
» 1/06/2017 3:06:17 PM Doog, your post just confused me more than ever. Just exactly what is it that aboriginal p.....
» 1/06/2017 3:00:03 PM I tried an experiment with a few of my adult grandchildren, all of whom are obviously abor.....
» 1/06/2017 11:04:25 AM I am always at a loss to express the degree of my bemusement when it comes to complaints a.....
» 1/06/2017 10:54:56 AM What few people seem to be aware of is that all this talk of recognition of aboriginal peo.....
» 31/05/2017 6:27:54 PM When my oldest son went down south to boarding school in his teens, he was required to do .....
» 31/05/2017 10:30:00 AM Foxy, I read the link you posted and agree with Joe, many inaccuracies. Just an example. T.....
» 30/05/2017 12:30:57 PM Foxy, I'm not sure I understand your comment that aboriginal people don't have the means t.....
» 30/05/2017 10:06:45 AM People often cite Canada, New Zealand and USA as examples of a treaty between their indige.....
» 29/05/2017 2:29:58 PM Presumably people doing work experience are supported by the state and if it leads to a jo.....
» 27/05/2017 3:18:48 PM Wow, somebody finally gets it! In a nutshell Joe. It's a cultural mindset and as long as .....
» 27/05/2017 2:27:32 PM Joe, regards the remote communities, in fact there are some quite large ones all across th.....
» 27/05/2017 10:21:53 AM Paul, are you suggesting that people way up the Kimberley had better access to services th.....
» 26/05/2017 1:12:41 PM Paul, you are wrong when you say aboriginal affairs was at a low ebb in 1967. I don't know.....
» 23/05/2017 5:05:26 PM Now AJ the discussion is over because you you admitted outright that all consenting adult .....
» 23/05/2017 10:54:19 AM AJ, I would have more respect for you if you could just have the balls to admit you don't .....
» 22/05/2017 2:18:51 PM You can't resist can you. Still calling those relationships unhealthy. But you keep missi.....
» 22/05/2017 12:52:31 PM AJ you still haven't addressed the issue.. Firstly, where is your proof that any of these.....
» 22/05/2017 11:11:02 AM AJ, I sometimes wonder if your misinterpretation of my comments is accidental or on purpos.....
» 22/05/2017 11:05:16 AM AJ you seem to be unable to address the issue honestly. Dismissing something by referring .....
» 21/05/2017 11:58:54 AM AJ, you don't mean equality. Not unless you support polygamy, group marriage and adult inc.....
» 19/05/2017 10:45:14 AM I don't know where the University of Qld got their figures from but based on what happened.....
» 25/04/2017 10:27:40 AM Yuyutsu, you may be unaware that there is a group of people in this country who have the a.....
» 25/04/2017 10:24:03 AM Milk you are wrong. Plenty of people receive the dole without working for it, including so.....
» 24/04/2017 2:12:33 PM I live in a town full of long term unemployed and backpackers doing dozens of jobs around .....
» 23/04/2017 11:57:08 AM Producer, the stories about poor wages for fruit pickers are just that, stories. One of my.....
» 20/04/2017 6:06:47 PM In W.A. Those ladies would be haunting the TAB or under a tree somewhere playing cards. En.....
» 13/04/2017 2:41:32 PM I'm with the men on this one. You can't force a woman to have an abortion. You can't force.....
» 8/04/2017 11:00:13 AM AJ, regardless of your reluctance to face well documented facts, multiple studies and figu.....
» 7/04/2017 7:11:13 PM AJ, this is not about sexual orientation, it's a health issue and when I spoke about men p.....
» 7/04/2017 2:00:53 PM AJ, the reason I used the word " men" is that I honestly don't hear anything abo.....
» 7/04/2017 11:14:47 AM What no one has mentioned is the fact that anal sex poses far more health risks than vagin.....
» 6/04/2017 11:03:49 AM Does no one ever question the fact that white children growing up in extremely isolated pl.....
» 30/03/2017 5:37:19 PM Foxxy, you are correct, we have had Muslims in this country for over 100 years without pro.....
» 28/03/2017 9:56:16 AM Several prominent psychiatrists in the US, including one who pioneered gender transition a.....
» 25/03/2017 12:06:51 PM Foxy, based on your theory, we shouldn't discuss neglect, abuse and violence in remote abo.....
» 22/03/2017 2:40:18 PM I'm getting pretty bored with the constant allegations of pensioners living in poverty in .....
» 20/03/2017 10:48:38 AM Women can't have it both ways. Either they have complete control over their body or they d.....
» 11/03/2017 2:18:35 PM As an old paediatric nurse I would just like to point out that the danger of non immunisat.....
» 11/03/2017 12:50:24 PM Having lived in W.A. for thirty years I personally think the state is far too large to man.....
» 7/03/2017 11:42:20 AM SteeleRedux, you continue to either misread or misunderstand my comments. I stated that I .....
» 4/03/2017 3:57:31 PM Just as afterthought for all involved in discussing Aboriginal Acts and other legal ruling.....
» 4/03/2017 3:12:33 PM As for kids being put into appalling conditions in homes, well, I can only speak about wha.....
» 4/03/2017 3:09:47 PM SteeleRedux, you have ignored my information about how part aboriginal children were not r.....
» 4/03/2017 12:30:41 PM For anyone interested in the intentions behind the Aboriginal Protection Act, I suggest yo.....
» 4/03/2017 12:17:50 PM SteeleRedux, in response to your comment about rights to culture, firstly, the small child.....
» 3/03/2017 12:05:00 PM SteeleRedux, I won't comment on the movie but I will address your comment about children b.....
» 1/03/2017 9:32:05 AM Well, here is an article by Windshuttle refuting much of the details in the movie. I actua.....
» 27/02/2017 5:28:46 PM David, how can you possibly compare a spontaneous abortion with a medical abortion? Miscar.....
» 27/02/2017 11:46:43 AM Any woman with natural instincts will tell you that an unborn child is considered a living.....
» 26/02/2017 12:17:13 PM AJ, you keep evading the whole focus of the SSM campaign. That every consenting adult has .....
» 25/02/2017 11:33:52 AM AJ, I suggest you do some research on epigenetics. Changes to DNA response can happen befo.....
» 25/02/2017 11:21:54 AM Now to address the issue of equity. The whole argument for same sex marriage is that all .....
» 25/02/2017 11:16:09 AM AJ, the problem with your response is that the " slippery slope fallacy" is not .....
» 24/02/2017 5:58:26 PM AJ, when you talk about " gay genes" I presume you are referring to the recently.....
» 18/02/2017 10:28:31 PM I am becoming quite bemused by all the talk of racism in the media. Perhaps the north of A.....
» 17/02/2017 12:57:01 PM This really resonates with me because it's two years since the autistic grandson in my car.....
» 10/02/2017 2:58:15 PM Everyone seems to have overlooked one aspect of housing prices compared to a few decades a.....
» 8/02/2017 10:11:02 AM How about a breakdown on all sources of income for refugees after years in this country? J.....
» 1/02/2017 6:05:08 PM Leoj, the suggestion that the majority of abortions may well be sought by well educated wo.....
» 31/01/2017 2:25:37 PM You see it all the time with female police and large offenders. The women are basically he.....
» 31/01/2017 11:56:55 AM Interestingly, in W.A. Up until 2013, if an aboriginal person who was more than one quarte.....
» 31/01/2017 12:55:43 AM Firstly, in my personal experience with young women and abortions it's not failure of cont.....
» 27/01/2017 11:51:40 AM I cannot understand how the police would not allow an adult, independent woman to make a s.....
» 25/01/2017 10:41:44 AM People who advocate the day to be called a day of mourning seem to be overlooking the fact.....
» 12/01/2017 10:34:11 AM There is no fundemental right to an income you didn't work for if you have the physical ab.....
» 11/01/2017 10:59:24 AM Doctors have been assisting their patients to die for many years, simply by the provision .....
» 30/12/2016 10:52:11 AM As an old woman with many grandchildren and great grandchildren I can say with experience .....
» 23/12/2016 7:13:59 PM Regardless of how anyone feels about 18C, I don't understand how people think that accepta.....
» 23/12/2016 11:40:48 AM Foxy, if you do some research you will find that one of the criticisms of the " bring.....
» 19/12/2016 12:57:06 PM I want to know if these uninformed oldies have been living in a cave for the past 50 years.....
» 19/12/2016 1:48:57 AM For those interested in factual information here is the website for the Royal Commission i.....
» 18/12/2016 1:13:01 PM As someone who has been living remote with aboriginal people for nearly 50 years I have to.....
» 15/12/2016 10:48:54 AM Before any talk of treaty, sovereignty or other measures is even considered, the very firs.....
» 12/12/2016 6:47:50 PM Alan, i would like to say I need a violin to accompany your tale of woe but quite frankly .....
» 12/12/2016 11:45:50 AM Cobber, actually the full pension is $877 if you include the pension supplement. And for p.....
» 26/11/2016 11:25:26 AM NT is home to most of the language speaking tribes and residents of most remote communitie.....
» 21/11/2016 9:48:04 AM It's becoming more or more difficult to promote the benefits of multiculturalism when we a.....
» 21/11/2016 9:32:44 AM I totally believe that people who do not support gay marriage are like those who supported.....
» 13/11/2016 11:54:37 AM Toni , firstly I haven't used the anal sex issue in relation to gay marriage, it has been .....
» 12/11/2016 2:34:49 PM This one never made MSM in this country either http://www.foxnews.com/world/2016/10/16/te.....
» 12/11/2016 11:55:27 AM Leaving aside legal retribution for comments on controversial topics, anyone who does not .....
» 8/11/2016 9:48:54 AM The natural resilience of aboriginal people was eroded in the 70s when they were deemed a .....
» 23/10/2016 2:17:32 PM If there are very few guns available to the general public then we don't need guns for sel.....
» 19/10/2016 10:16:59 AM I'm confused by all the angst over this issue. Parents have to sign a consent form before .....
» 18/10/2016 10:20:20 AM CHERFUL, be careful making assumptions about people you don't know. I provided a multitude.....
» 17/10/2016 10:03:00 AM I don't have any suggestions for the wider issues of employment and housing but there are .....
» 30/09/2016 10:17:08 AM (cont) As far as solutions go, I despair because of the refusal of so many public figures.....
» 30/09/2016 9:53:03 AM Craig, your reference to the similarity between aboriginals and Papuans is correct. The re.....
» 27/09/2016 3:47:45 PM I have also read Buckleys memoirs Joe. Really interesting and I learnt how they organised .....
» 23/09/2016 9:50:16 AM Joe, you are correct about the cultures being different between areas. There were multiple.....
» 22/09/2016 2:50:34 PM Joe, watching an interview with the professor involved with that study I was struck by his.....
» 22/09/2016 2:02:31 AM I'll just address one issue. The claim that aboriginal culture is the longest living survi.....
» 21/09/2016 10:25:02 AM Well, this guy certainly has no understanding of remote Australia. His comment about rural.....
» 20/09/2016 12:01:17 PM Joe, feminists are too busy emasculating middle and working class white men to worry about.....
» 20/09/2016 9:35:37 AM And yet in this mornings news a report on the increasing number of child brides, some as y.....
» 7/09/2016 9:34:13 AM Phanto, I feel you didn't use the word " bigot" enough in your rant. If you are.....
» 6/09/2016 3:15:57 PM Totally agree Joe. Nepotism and powerful families control funding in indigenous organisati.....
» 1/09/2016 11:44:58 AM When you demand equality for you and your partner I presume you want equality for everyone.....
» 31/08/2016 9:47:48 AM I would have thought supporters of SSM would welcome a plebiscite on the issue as this wou.....
» 22/08/2016 5:55:21 PM Cobber, you really need to get out more. Or do more Googling. The internet is full of arti.....
» 22/08/2016 1:22:58 PM Alan, kiddie porn may well have been around for a long time but it was certainly never dee.....
» 19/08/2016 6:58:27 PM That's so true Joe. When I'm told about this wonderful culture and try to point out that .....
» 19/08/2016 1:26:59 PM Joe, I find you don't even have to express an opinion, simply related verifiable facts, to.....
» 1/08/2016 9:14:20 PM This less nurturing style of bonding is then compounded by the fact that in traditional li.....
» 1/08/2016 9:04:44 PM Joe, many nurses who came up to Darwin Paediatric ward from the eastern states were appall.....
» 30/07/2016 10:38:51 AM I have personal aquaintence with quite a few boys who have been through this system in the.....
» 24/06/2016 9:25:54 AM Ian,,that website only provides an overall average for private fees. It doesn't take into .....
» 23/06/2016 10:24:54 AM I don't know where the figures for fees are coming from. Each independant school is differ.....
» 13/06/2016 1:41:07 PM Yuyutsu, why should I avoid offending people with facts? Sometimes action will only happen.....
» 13/06/2016 11:21:30 AM Yuyutsu, that's a very nice sentiment but unfortunately it's not possible to state facts w.....
» 13/06/2016 10:07:22 AM Alan, thank you for highlighting the problem so clearly. Yes, Aurakun has totally failed t.....
» 5/06/2016 1:58:03 PM Like Alan, I'm totally against special Aboriginal Degrees. I've seen some disastrous resul.....
» 2/06/2016 10:18:38 AM Joe, one of my adult granddaughters, who is fairly dark skinned, is almost halfway through.....
» 2/06/2016 10:09:46 AM Alan B, all the mentoring in the world won't help if it is so infused with political corre.....
» 1/06/2016 1:07:49 PM To succeed in ventures, ingenious businesses have several hurdles to overcome before the i.....
» 12/05/2016 10:14:04 AM I won't go into the boring details of the horrendous hours and minimal pay I received in t.....
» 6/05/2016 9:51:48 AM You are correct in that Australia has a history of accepting people fleeing from poverty a.....
» 19/04/2016 12:44:39 PM I have spent most of my adult life surrounded by children from dysfunctional families, som.....
» 12/04/2016 12:10:48 PM Yes Joe, somehow Pilger forgets to mention all the Centrelink money going to the residents.....
» 30/03/2016 8:55:49 AM Of course the relationship is different. Firstly, biologically different. One is heterosex.....
» 23/03/2016 11:33:58 AM John, the thousands of years old practise of marriage is " extreme right wing rubbish.....
» 22/03/2016 11:03:02 AM This was not an anti bullying program. It was a gender studies program. For 11/12 year old.....
» 16/03/2016 6:11:23 PM If the government stopped funding independent schools all those kids would be moved back i.....
» 7/03/2016 5:53:02 PM Suse, you are overlooking the fact that there is no evidence at all that he was ever told .....
» 7/03/2016 2:39:15 PM As someone the same age as Pell I must agree that not only is it incredibly difficult to r.....
» 3/03/2016 5:43:45 PM Cobber, I don't know what sort of society you live in but anal sex is not very common in m.....
» 3/03/2016 12:29:38 PM Cobber, and Rob. Firstly I didn't take screen shots of this material because as an inheren.....
» 3/03/2016 9:05:40 AM You are wrong to say the program does not discuss specific sexual activities. I was fortun.....
» 2/03/2016 9:53:37 AM Two things I struggle with are repeated statements that homosexuality is natural and that .....
» 1/03/2016 9:47:45 AM I'm not getting into the debate of whether homosexuality is natural,or not but I get reall.....
» 26/02/2016 9:01:23 AM SAINTS, if you read the transcript of the inquest into Deborah's death you will see that a.....
» 25/02/2016 10:46:38 PM Sorry if I got it wrong Rhosty. But my heart just breaks over all those kids I see living .....
» 25/02/2016 2:52:50 PM Yes Rhosty, far better to leave children to be sexually abused, neglected and ignored as l.....
» 25/02/2016 10:24:54 AM Anyone who supports the idea that aboriginal children at risk should only be placed in the.....
» 19/02/2016 2:07:57 PM Suse, I don't care how many aborigina people you have met who claimed to be descendants of.....
» 19/02/2016 9:46:21 AM I, like many others question the validity of the stolen generation claim. I wouldn't be us.....
» 18/02/2016 9:47:01 AM I can't understand the comments about qualified aboriginal people not being able to get jo.....
» 15/02/2016 9:47:22 AM Being aboriginal isn't a disadvantage in itself. In fact it is actually an advantage these.....
» 14/02/2016 12:59:26 PM Once again assumptions are made and they are totally wrong. I'm not religious at all. My o.....
» 13/02/2016 3:03:11 AM SteelReDux, at a guess the reason suicides have dropped from their peak in the 90s is due .....
» 13/02/2016 2:43:51 AM Toni, you know that old adage about assumptions. It has lasted for a good reason. What giv.....
» 12/02/2016 11:07:51 AM SuSe, there are a multitude of children at schools with problems that will never be cured .....
» 12/02/2016 12:55:37 AM Suse, you are right. People are born either male or female. And they have the DNA and chro.....
» 12/02/2016 12:52:59 AM Toni, quite frankly I probably have more Professional health experience than any primary s.....
» 11/02/2016 10:25:51 PM So what happens to the grandchildren of all the people like me who do not believe gender i.....
» 9/02/2016 9:53:38 AM If It ain't broken, don't fix it!.....
» 2/02/2016 9:33:56 AM Joe, you of all people should know that truth is always an inconvenience when it comes to .....
» 12/05/2015 8:46:09 AM I also wonder where the figure $100,000 comes from. According to the Universities that's n.....
» 15/04/2015 10:49:46 AM I grew up with children of post war migrants. Whilst the parents may have still considered.....
» 6/03/2015 8:50:52 AM The Constitution is the most important document we have in this country. How can we make r.....
» 2/03/2015 11:43:22 AM One of my sons, years ago, was in a relationship with a very violent woman. The only time .....
» 25/02/2015 8:35:42 AM Cobber, I would hardly call nurses, paramedics or hospitality staff as rich people, yet th.....
» 24/02/2015 8:46:02 AM I totally agree. Even with the new training requirements for child care facilities, I've n.....
» 23/02/2015 8:43:38 AM I can understand "erring on the side of caution" before the cyclone hit land, bu.....
» 17/02/2015 8:41:53 AM There is no point in buying a home if you can't leave it to your children. People can hard.....
» 10/02/2015 9:03:01 AM I cannot comment of the necessity of advisory groups apart from the fact that there seems .....
» 14/01/2015 1:56:44 PM We discussed this last week and my opinion hasn't changed since reading follow up articles.....
» 11/01/2015 12:04:58 AM Jardine, you seemed to have missed the point. People already have the ability to die if th.....
» 10/01/2015 1:54:07 PM People's attitudes regarding quality of life tend to change with circumstances in my exper.....
» 9/01/2015 10:34:35 AM Perhaps if the young were prepared to accept the sacrifices and major inconveniences their.....
» 8/01/2015 10:25:27 AM It's a lot quicker to say O when reciting a long number ie mobile phone number. Apart from.....
» 3/01/2015 3:56:21 PM Unfortunately I don't think any programs that require more than minimum cooperation from t.....
» 3/01/2015 2:28:08 AM Hahahaha Killarny, you couldn't have missed by more had you tried. I'm an old female pensi.....
» 2/01/2015 8:54:20 PM @ Jay. I wasn't specifically just referring to indigenous kids. It's not a racial issue, i.....
» 2/01/2015 2:05:09 PM @Poirot, thanks Joe, that was my point exactly. Within a community there were no strangers.....
» 2/01/2015 10:43:42 AM As an educator the author fails totally. If you wish to bring indigenous women into this d.....
» 1/01/2015 2:06:46 PM @Suseonline, you seem to be under the impression that all large families on welfare use th.....
» 1/01/2015 11:37:03 AM Poirot, whilst practising Catholics are forbidden to use contraception, they are also forb.....
» 31/12/2014 10:45:43 AM I couldn't agree more with the author. For decades I have watched the inevitable result of.....
» 14/12/2014 11:53:51 AM I have to agree with the premise that nursing care standards have dropped since the introd.....
» 27/11/2014 9:50:13 AM This is an area that has frustrated me for more than 12 years. I am the grandparent/guardi.....
» 23/11/2014 1:31:31 PM I reluctantly watched that show, because I knew it would be heavily staged and edited, and.....
» 21/11/2014 12:16:36 PM Joe, I have been concerned about the interpretation of statistics in regard indigenous peo.....
» 12/11/2014 5:07:05 PM Further, let's stop all IVF from anonymous donors and make it illegal for the details of a.....
» 12/11/2014 9:38:22 AM Louisa, the best interests of the child is not always with the biological parents. In fact.....
» 12/11/2014 8:59:48 AM I disagree with so much of this article I don't know where to begin, but briefly, I cannot.....
» 9/11/2014 3:00:08 AM Joe, you are totally correct. Plenty of squalor but not much poverty. A few years ago, ind.....
» 24/10/2014 9:02:33 AM "Stopping the boats is irrelevant!" If we are discussing the costs of processing.....
» 15/10/2014 8:49:49 AM This is one of my pet grievances. I accepted that I had to teach one of my sons to read, h.....
» 19/09/2014 11:48:16 AM I was under the impression Iraq has asked for help to prevent more massacres of thousands .....
» 6/09/2014 12:22:53 AM I'm not qualified to comment on scientific issues but 30 plus years of nursing taught me t.....
» 3/09/2014 3:05:32 PM Poirot, many detainees also complain about conditions at Curtin detention centre, yet peop.....
» 3/09/2014 2:45:08 PM Poirot, the Australian residents on Xmas Island have the same issue with medical services,.....
» 3/09/2014 11:57:45 AM I don't want to get involved in a discussion on the rights or wrongs of the situation. I j.....
» 2/09/2014 8:56:02 AM What value systems Squeers? The one that allows freedom of religion and equality before th.....
» 1/09/2014 9:40:26 AM Ann Summers is wrong. Most teams around the country accept all and any comers and every me.....
» 27/08/2014 9:40:29 AM You forgot to mention the fact that some women work permenant part time and never earn eno.....
» 10/08/2014 12:53:26 PM Joe, I don't think it is a racial issue at all. It is a human issue. Every race contains p.....
» 9/08/2014 11:46:18 PM Joe, in my experience, people in remote communities who have any get up and go, have got u.....
» 9/08/2014 2:09:23 PM Joe, a handful of educated elites have been acting as spokesmen for indigenous matters for.....
» 8/08/2014 10:46:47 PM Joe, regarding the "nation" issue. You are correct in that each little clan, whi.....
» 8/08/2014 10:36:13 PM Joe, re land usage, I can only comment on what has always happened in the Kimberley. Here,.....
» 7/08/2014 9:21:18 PM Joe, the divisions are still there today. I see local jobs in Indigenous organisations now.....
» 6/08/2014 10:46:01 PM Just a final quick word. All of these figures of increased Indigenous graduates has not tr.....
» 6/08/2014 5:33:18 PM Joe, in all societies there is a gap between achievers and non achievers. I can't think of.....
» 6/08/2014 9:08:03 AM Individual, my experience in the health sector with respect indigenous qualifications vers.....
» 5/08/2014 9:11:55 PM Apologies to all. I meant to write, grandfather in law, not father in law. Old age is such.....
» 5/08/2014 5:43:24 PM Joe, one explanation for the increase in numbers may well lay within the latest census fig.....
» 31/07/2014 9:46:26 AM Joe, of course I am heartened by the figures, but my point is, many years ago many of thes.....
» 30/07/2014 11:47:36 PM Joe, I dont at all doubt the figures, I just question how "indigenous" some of t.....
» 22/07/2014 10:47:49 PM Any doctor or nurse can give you details of terminal patients who had the option of ending.....
» 12/07/2014 12:03:25 PM Perhaps if television companies showed pictures of healthy, viable babies being dismembere.....
» 12/06/2014 10:47:26 PM Just a question about negative gearing. I know many hard working couples who have bought a.....
» 10/06/2014 10:47:38 PM Rhrosty, if you dont know to respond to an opinion you don't agree with without resorting .....
» 10/06/2014 8:52:08 AM I have no issue with maternity leave and subsided child care for working mothers. Coming f.....
» 6/06/2014 9:35:32 AM Free health and education don't exist. These services are paid for by the taxpayer. In the.....
» 28/05/2014 10:08:19 AM I would disagree with your cost of housing. In South Australia in many areas you can get a.....
» 26/05/2014 12:50:08 PM I am one of those Australians who actually does live a multicultural life. I am European, .....
» 25/05/2014 11:40:58 AM Rhostry,I am sorry to disappoint you but I am not in the Gina class of pensioners. My sole.....
» 24/05/2014 12:44:50 PM Rhrostry, what on earth are you rabbiting on about with regard pensioners? I'm an aged pen.....
» 19/05/2014 5:54:44 PM Malcolm, I am not at all concerned with "Asians taking our jobs". My concern is .....
» 19/05/2014 10:07:17 AM I live in an area in the Kimberley that has high youth unemployment. Yet fast food outlets.....
» 15/04/2014 3:21:35 PM Well, as the mother of four, grandmother of 19, and great grandmother of 5, I totally disa.....
» 13/04/2014 12:01:18 AM Joe, you are correct that today no one wants to admit their mother/grandmother was an unfi.....
» 9/04/2014 6:28:28 PM Rhrostry your comment about Adam Goodes choosing an Aboriginal Community to send the 13 ye.....
» 1/04/2014 11:23:54 PM Just a comment on the issue of the "Stolen Generation" as applies to the Kimberl.....
» 27/03/2014 1:16:53 AM When I read this article my first thought was that I must live in a different country from.....
» 26/11/2013 3:20:53 PM Joe, I would just like to put in my perspective. When I moved to the Kimberley in 1970 I m.....
» 7/08/2012 1:51:14 PM Sara, Chris needs to do some research before he comments. In addition to the frail aged be.....
» 10/04/2012 4:40:31 PM Anthony, one area often overlooked in the issue of self management is the culture of putti.....

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