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from Einstein’s ‘Relativity’

from Einstein’s ‘Relativity’

We imagine a large portion of empty space, so far removed from stars and other appreciable masses, that we have...

Election 2013: The Question Hangs in the Air

Election 2013: The Question Hangs in the Air

And so election day dawns, the nation convenes, and the question hangs in the air: after tonight, when the count...

If it quacks quite a lot like a fascist duck..

If it quacks quite a lot like a fascist duck..

Does professed opposition to centralised State power render a political party non-fascist, though its policies and ideology in many other...

Where Credibility Fails in Advocacy Journalism

Where Credibility Fails in Advocacy Journalism

[these considerations prompted by discussion  that formed part of the Bradley Manning court-martial on and prior to July 10th 2013....

Why libertarianism’s absurd for (and hardly popular with) citizens in this country..

Why libertarianism’s absurd for (and hardly popular with) citizens in this country..

To embrace libertarianism, of any kind, is to say.. ‘Forget all the hard-won – very hard-won – gains of the...

On Credibility of Sources – notes for a tutorial

On Credibility of Sources – notes for a tutorial

1. Is there any source (written by a human) that we can trust absolutely? Answer is no, or at least...

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At t1 content represented by sentences of a text are evaluated against an existing or ground state of affairs provided...

The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle: Australian Spin-Doctor Hired as Tories Target work-shy ‘Scroungers’ in UK.

The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle: Australian Spin-Doctor Hired as Tories Target work-shy ‘Scroungers’ in UK.

Lynton Crosby, the spin doctor responsible for some of the nastiest politicking of the Howard Government in Australia during the...

Why support for the Australian Government is currently unconscionable

Why support for the Australian Government is currently unconscionable

In the Absence of a genuine Opposition prepared to take Government to task for its many transgressions, in the absence...

Regulation and Constraint of Online Discourse

Regulation and Constraint of Online Discourse

‘We have a natural right to use our pens as we use our tongues – at our peril, risk and...