Monthly Archives: April 2012

Video: How economic inequality harms societies

Countries and states with greater inequality experience greater rates of mental illness, crime, child mortality, early death. And it’s not only the poor who are affected.

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Crime, victims and that shooting in Kings Cross

Saturday morning, April 21st, a stolen car full of six young men is chased by the police. After driving up onto the footpath, the car runs over a woman and the police start shooting. Three to face court over Kings … Continue reading

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Gutter garden.

Just because racking up the 120th post was nagging at me. The picture came from a post in the gardening reddit, about a small space salad garden. What a fantastic idea! It would be particularly good on the south side … Continue reading

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Autumn

We’ve been having some absolutely gorgeous days recently. Cool evenings and lovely warm sunny days. After a couple of years of building up the little veggie patch, it’s finally getting somewhere. And I’m getting to know the soil and the … Continue reading

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