Australia’s Vaccine Failure

Tonight the PM foreshadowed changes to the AstraZeneca #COVID19 vaccine rollout in Australia. After weeks of concern the government finally chokes on its words to admit there may be a potential blood clotting issue for some by getting the jab from the AZ vaccine. The government is now issuing a warning for Australian’s over 18Continue reading “Australia’s Vaccine Failure”

New Cory Talks episode

There’s a brand new episode of the Cory Talks podcast out right now. Technically Series 3, episode 13. This one looks at Daylight Savings Time. What’s it for? Why do we need it? Also out now the very first four episodes of the podcast. Hear how much things have changed since the early days… ofContinue reading “New Cory Talks episode”

Accused Minister to front media

It’s an understatement to say Australian politics is murky. It’s actually a whole lot worse than that – and that’s just based on the allegations! The truth could bring down the Federal government. An allegation was made by a woman who died last year, that in 1988 she was raped by a current serving andContinue reading “Accused Minister to front media”

Capital Crime

With every day that passes, the news from Australia’s capital, Canberra – is increasingly horrifying. It was only a week and a half ago that the public learnt of the alleged rape of former Liberal Party staffer who worked at Australia’s Parliament House, Brittany Higgins. On Monday the 15th of February 2021, ABC News reportedContinue reading “Capital Crime”

The flood cometh!

Who would have thought that the Australian Parliament House rape allegation could get any worse. Perhaps we’re just blinkered if we don’t think it can in fact get worse. In the period of just seven days, there are four allegations of rape or inappropriate sexual situations by four women. It’s understood that all allegations areContinue reading “The flood cometh!”

Witch hunt or failure to secure democracy?

Not something I wanted to wake up to on a Sunday morning. Maybe it’s the reason I slept through my alarm. Being a Sunday, this story will feature in the next edition of my podcast which will be released 9am tomorrow morning Australian Eastern Daylight Time (+11 hrs GMT). Speaking of time, I believe theContinue reading “Witch hunt or failure to secure democracy?”

Risky homecoming

For the first time since October, Victorian health authorities report a person with COVID-19 is being treated in the intensive care unit of a hospital. — Read on http://www.abc.net.au/news/2021-02-09/victoria-covid-numbers-after-hotel-quarantine-worker-cases/13133862 I very much understand Australian’s who are stuck overseas and want to come home. I don’t have a lot of sympathy for anyone who decided toContinue reading “Risky homecoming”

A wasted opportunity

Democrats could find another way to bar Donald Trump from high office, using a little-known clause in the constitution’s 14th amendment, according to a leading US legal scholar. — Read on http://www.abc.net.au/news/2021-02-09/democrats-could-have-plan-b-after-donald-trump-impeachment/13132534 My take on this is, what’s the point of impeachment when an unfortunate greater number of people will vote to not convict despiteContinue reading “A wasted opportunity”