Category Archives: Australia

Insult to Rights II

Wrote about how demonstrations against insults to Islam seem to reflect a very insecure religion. One would think that such sentiments would be tempered by exposures to other religions and their reactions to insults, particularly in a pluralistic democracy. Particularly … Continue reading

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Peter Garrett Politically Shaped

Wanted to write about newly-elected Canadian Member of Parliament Andrew Cash joining his former bandmate and re-elected Member of Parliament Charlie Angus in the House of Commons. Started to think about lessons potentially learned from other professional musicians who have … Continue reading

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