Category Archives: National

The Great Medical Divide

The merging of Eastern & Western medicine in Australia is causing division amongst high profile Australian doctors and scientists.

The Eastern Solution to a Question We Never Ask

A look at the tendency of western societies impact on a person’s mental well-being, fulfillment and happiness. This article poses Buddhist practices as a potential solution.

Fly-in, fly-out workforces: who wins? who loses?

How do Fly-in, Fly-out workforces impact regional communities? It is without a doubt that the resources boom creates economic reward for Australia, but what about the social impacts of Australia’s biggest exporter?

Alternative Cancer Treatment

An in-depth look into alternative cancer treatments from a professional and a personal perspective. Gain an insight into a disease that impacts millions of Australians.

Sydney: Who Do You Sing For?

The great Sydney divide, EAST versus WEST, is once again a live rivalry after the introduction of the Sydney Derby. David Moore investigates whether the newest sporting attraction in town is here to stay?

Corroboree in the computer age

Clapsticks seem to be phasing out as the Indigenous culture embraces hip-hop as a modern embodiment of The Dreamtime. Is this shift a tool for social justice?


Our nation and its government largely welcome foreign investment. But there is an increasing concern about the lack of transparency surrounding investment into Australia’s prime agricultural land.

Keepers of the perceived immoral

Bikie gang crime in Australia is spreading and many feel it is cause for alarm but figures have shown less than 1% of NSW crime is committed by bikies. What’s the real threat?

Halal: The Big Picture

An increasing number of products on Australian supermarket shelves are becoming Halal certified. Some of Australia’s most loved brands like Cadbury, Kraft and Kellogs have chosen to certify their products- all in the name of big business.