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January 2014

We start the school year knowing that Australia’s educational standards are dropping and yet Australians, on a median basis, are the wealthiest people group in the world. Is more money spent on education the answer or is something else the missing part of the educational puzzle? Educational experts in Australia have argued in favour of… Read More

The Power of Thanks

I will always remember walking home from primary school at Blackheath in the Blue Mountains, NSW being annoyed by my mother and father’s constant insistence about saying ‘thank you’ and ‘please’. It seemed totally illogical to my egotistical young brain at the time. Looking back now, I am thankful for parents who insisted I say… Read More

Equality for Men

Glen Poole worked very closely with Matt O’Connor of Fathers4Justice. More than any other group in the world, Fathers4Justice put issues surrounding single fathers, unjust family law courts and fatherless children on the worldwide map. Who can forget Jason Hatch climbing the walls of Buckingham Palace with his banner, ‘Super Dads of Fathers 4 Justice’… Read More

Dads Defeating Violence

But do these statements tackle the real cause? This is what he said, “As a father and as a citizen, I'm appalled by the violent binge drinking culture that now seems so prevalent, especially at 'hot spots' in our big cities. I'm sick of the fact that alcohol-fuelled violence has turned places that should be… Read More

Many years ago there was a TV show called ‘Kids Say the Darndest Things’ which was first hosted by Bill Cosby in 1995.This was based on a daily radio show by Art Linkletter which was aired between 1945 and 1969. But, look out folks, in 2014 we can forget TV and even radio and go… Read More