The Problem with the Liberals’ Innovation Plan

I heard a radio ad for the Government’s innovation initiative. It sounded great; proactive, welcoming, open to all, and truly placing value of Australia’s future. But there’s one thing that bothers me about the plan. Where are the ideas going to come from?


The Commonwealth needs to stop playing games

The Commonwealth Games’ opening ceremony kicks off tonight for Glasgow 2014, overshadowed by criminalisation of homosexuality in 42 out of 53 countries, puerile foreign policy in the wealthiest nations and a consensus community with no direction.  Julie Bishop and William Hague, after discussions about Australia’s poor human rights policiesSource: The Guardian The Commonwealth of Nations, a community…