LetThemStay

STOP! THIS MEAN-SPIRITED ETHOS so cultivated by John Howard and Tony Abbott and now maintained – albeit under a sleek and smoother facade – by Malcolm Turnbull has to stop. Neo-liberalism/Neo-conservatism – call it what you will – is at the heart of the World’s woes. It is responsible for the vast inequity in our world which sees 53 men and 9 women share as much wealth as 3.6 Billion…

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11 Children’s Picture Books That Shatter Gender Stereotypes

Language is powerful. Socialisation into particular ways of viewing the World comes from our families, our friends, our peers and from our society. The Early Childhood Years are time when children learn most and learn most quickly. It is also a time when there minds are particularly malleable and when they tend to form their general view of the World and the characteristics which define the people and things within…

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Father Son Relationships – Things Only a Dad Can Teach His Kids

Where are men in their sons lives today? What does society expect of them? What do their partners expect of them? What do they expect of themselves? What do their sons expect of them? Are all those expectations coincident or disparate? Is it possible for a father to satisfy them all? Is it necessary that he does so? Are some more important than others? If some are more important, then…

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