Tragically a momentum builds up and people feel that they cannot swim against the tide, for example, people are being forced into online banking.
Maybe we can observe closely how nations like Germany or Japan handle this escalating dependency challenge, and essentially copy the policies that seem to work best?
The dragging of local sports clubs into the contested debate about gender theory may prove to be the final over-reach of LGBTIQ political activists.
'How did a wowser become an Anzac legend? And how did this legend become totally unknown today?'
Research by Brizendine says that men and women have a deep misunderstanding of the biological and social instincts that drive the other sex.
The tone got somewhat more excited with the announcement that Cricket Australia, after two decades, would end its relationship with Carlton and United Breweries.
According to a 2013 OECD report, Australian's aged over 65 were second only to Korea as having the worst seniors poverty in the world.
The NDIS has dollars attached to it and wherever there is money to be made, providers' motives can and must be questioned.
How about one of the 500 or so Australians of Muslim background who have left Australia, or attempted to leave, to fight with Islamic State?
Controversy has raged around the five million dollars in salary and bonuses paid to the Chief Executive of Australia Post and the ridiculous manner in which those who were responsible tried to hide their stupidity.
Interracial couple Richard and Mildred Loving married in 1958, but the state of Virginia where they lived, first jailed and humiliated, then banished them.
What do we want, precarious, unsafe and socially inadequate employment, poverty, categorical- means-tested welfare and downward envy or a universal basic income?