DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Give us action – not words! AFTER yet another report from yet another investigation, officialdom has discovered – yet again – that we need to undergo a cultural change to end violence in our homes, against women and children particularly.  But now it’s official….maybe. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said...

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TERRORISM WAKE UP CALL

AUSTRALIANS have to stop pussy-footing around on religious tolerance and immigration in the wake of the massive wake-up call to tolerant Western societies from the Parisienne terrorism atrocities of recent days.  The messages are loud and clear. We have to start changing our dangerously naïve national policies and attitudes when...

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ROAD SAFETY AND ‘S’ PLATES FOR SENIORS?

‘S’ plates for senior drivers (over 60)? They have to be joking! That was my first reaction when I heard (and saw) this preposterous proposition featured in some of our national media in recent days.  It’s someone gearing up for the next April fool’s Day, I thought – until I...

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EQUITY – IT’S THE BIG POLITAL ‘SLEEPER’

EQUITY – or more specifically, the lack of it – is the big political “sleeper” leading up to our 2016 national elections.  It’s why a growing number of electors are seeking changes – not just in policies, but in governments too – to redress the glaring inequities in Australian politics...

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ARE YOU CANDIDATE MATERIAL?

HOW serious are you about wanting to change the way things are decided and done in Australian politics? If you are serious and you are genuine in wanting to do your bit to change things, as a candidate for election, MAP wants to hear from you. MAP is calling nominations,...

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