Social and political feature and pocket cartoons with a slightly black and esoteric flavour. They are drawn on Australian and world issues but from an Australian perspective. This page is normally updated at least twice weekly.  Last updated on  Wednesday 28th September 

2016-554P 270916
Food fashion in the past and today.

For article on rising levels of food wastage due to our increasingly fussy tastes.

2016-550  260916
Animal farm biting debate.

Esoteric look at attempts to repeal Section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act on the grounds that it stifles free speech.  Could apply to any situation where the powerful can use their positions to attack the vulnerable.

2016-549P  Waiting for the second coming.
For article on the Western bulldogs fans hoping for a grand final win for the first time since 1954.

2016-546P  23Sept16
Gen Y wasting apples.

For article claiming Gen Y waste more food than any other generation.

2016-544 22Sept16
Economic theory applied to the environment.

A somewhat esoteric response to the common perception that unemployed people are lazy despite the fact that there are five unemployed people for every job.

2016-542  22Sept16
Australian climate road signs.

A look at Australia's climate extremes.

2016-538  20Sept16
Why do politicians say this when they leave office?

A critique of what I see as the somewhat banal comment many politians make when they leave office, that they "want spend more time with their family".

2016-537P 19Sept16
Self-harm in Nauru and Australia.

For article on high rate of self harm by inmates at the Nauru detention centre.

2016-530P  30Aug16
The future dissenting view.

For article on the dissenting view on the Climate Change Authority's report.

2016-529P  30Aug16
Student online access today.

For article on a website hosting explicit images of Australian schoolgirls.

2016-528P  30Aug16
Beware of the poor fencing.

Went with article on the danger to motorcyclists of wandering stock.

2016-527P  30Aug16
Spring Racing Carnivals.

Went with article on the arrival of spring weather.

2016-526P  29Aug16
Climate and Energy Committee freezing.

For article on The climate sceptic Liberal MP Craig Kelly being appointed as chairman of the Climate and Energy Committee.

2016-524P  29Aug16
Voting on marriage equality
.
A look at the likely outcome of a plebiscite on marriage equality.

2016-521P 25Aug16
Donald Trump's
medical check-up.

For article on the campaign run by Republicans questioning Hillary Clinton's medical fitness.

2016-520P 25Aug16
The numbers stack up!

For article on appeal by scientists for the government to take action over global warming.




















 

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