Category: SOCIETY

POLITICIANS BELIEVE SSM TAKES PRIORITY OVER VETERANS SUICIDE

Abalinx 10 December 2017 Peter Adamis PREAMBLE. These are my opinions only and although these are two separate issues, politicians saw fit to place a higher priority on SSM than the suicide rate amongst veterans. A copy of the article may be downloaded by clicking on: SSM TAKES PRIORITY OVER VETERANS SUICIDE I don’t expect all…

UTTER DISGUST

Abalinx 8 December 2017 Peter Adamis I am appalled at the utter disregard for our democratic system in this country. We the people are so far removed from those who live under the house on the hill in Canberra. A copy of the article can be downloaded by clicking on: UTTER DISGUST Honestly I am finding…

A TURBULENT SEVEN DAYS IN AUSTRALIAN SOCIETY.

Abalinx 1 December 2017 Peter Adamis. This is my first post since I was muzzled on this media and much has happened in one week.  If I appear upset at being quarantined by individuals who lack the emotional skills to carry a robust debate; then, reader’s assumptions will be correct. A copy of the article may…

ADOPTED AUSSIE UNCLES

Abalinx 20 November 2017 Peter Adamis Adopted Aussie Uncles was a concept I created many years ago. A copy of the article may be downloaded by clicking on: ADOPTED AUSSIE UNCLES I did so in order to surround my four sons in order to provide some form of mentorship as they grew and developed. It was…

WHY IS AUSTRALIA LACKING COLOURFUL CHARACTERS?

Abalinx 6 November 2017  Peter Adamis This nation is home to millions of Australians and yet those who rise to the occasion by demonstrating leadership and vision are criticised. Why is it that we cannot embrace and rejoice when colourful characters appear on the scene giving hope to the nation?  Jeff Kennett was controversial and colourful,…

JUST AN AUSSIE BLOKE – JAAB

Abalinx 31 July 2017 Finally after many years I have come to the conclusion that if I apply Maslow’s theory of hierarchy needs, man must live according to his environment once those basic needs have been satisfied. However to progress even further and to develop himself man must review or to societal needs if he…

THE PEN MACHETE OR THE MUSKET

Peter Adamis Abalinx 29 April 2017 It is now some 46 years that I have carried the same machete around with me and during that time I learnt that with wisdom to put aside the anger of the machete and replace it with the pen. Most of my demon anger built up over many years…

KLEPHTES OR ROBIN HOODS

Peter Adamis Abalinx 29 April 2017 Klephtes otherwise known as cattle rustlers, brigands, thieves and romanticized freedom fighters belong to another era. I wonder whether exist today?   In Greece, Klephtes became romanticized and eventually looked upon as freedom fighters and irregular forces of local chieftains that roamed the mountains, hills, glens and bush of Greece…

A boy named Sue – Duty of Care or Elder abuse

Peter Adamis Abalinx 8 March 2017 How often do we hear of people taking advantage of those close to them for financial reasons?  How often do we hear of emotional abuse and neglect of elders because of past ill feelings being held against those who were once responsible for their upbringing? I am sure that…

The old the bold and those still serving

Peter Adamis Abalinx 23 February 2017 The old, the bold and the grey are merely words to describe the plight of many veterans who are suffering silently at home, nursing homes, hospitals, rehabilitation, streets, old age facilities and some in mental complexes designed to support those who have suffered as a result of their service.…