Alistair P D Bain

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Men's violence against women is caused by imbalanced power and control. We have come a long way, but with 1 in 3 young people not recognising control as 'violent', there is a lot of work to do to break down toxic social norms and re-invent what 'healthy relationships' look like. https://t.co/PMbWjPcS9x

Lady Gaga on Twitter: "Science tells us that it takes 21 days to form a habit, if you are suffering from Mental Health issue I beckon for today to be your first day or a continuation of the work you’ve been doing. Reach out if you’re in pain, and if you know someone who is, reach out to them too.… https://t.co/nltUqKnApc"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>ladygaga</b><p>Lady Gaga talking openly about depression @<b>ladygaga</b> watch it here: someone you know might need to hear this!: …

Malcolm Turnbull Said Super Saturday Was About Him Against Bill Shorten... Until He Lost

After losing three by-elections, it's about local issues and the candidates.<p>Prime minister Malcolm Turnbull has contradicted prime minister Malcolm Turnbull's comments from just two weeks ago on what the outcome of Super Saturday would mean for his leadership.<p>In the wake of the Coalition government …

The brutal truth

In the last six months, my curiosity about the extent to which governments in Adelaide condoned or turned a blind eye to frontier massacres in the …

Malcolm Turnbull on 12 July said #SuperSaturday byelections were a referendum on leadership. Bit awks now. https://t.co/dk3j8uJwO0

Changing the picture: preventing violence against Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women

A national resource to support the prevention of violence against Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and their children<p>Violence against …

Institutional abuse survivors urge senators to reject national redress scheme

Groups representing survivors of child sexual abuse say the Federal Government's redress scheme is fundamentally flawed and should be rejected by the …

Let's go 100% renewable!

<b>Australia, renewables are booming! Tell the Australian Government to stop standing in the way.</b><p>Energy from the sun, wind and water is clean, reliable …

Educator explains what it's like to put someone's abuser 'on a pedestal'

Erica Buddington Retweeted Erica Buddington<p>TW: DV What’s more telling...is how many more women are responding to this thread with their own stories …

Dwayne Johnson discusses his battle with depression

.@<b>TheRock</b> opens up about depression battle, mom's suicide attempthttps://fxn.ws/2pYmsMS<p>51 replies 533 retweets 1,653 likes<p>Got tons of responses to …

Record crowd at Perth Palm Sunday walk

Former Premier of Western Australia, Dr Carmen Lawrence, and now Professor in the School of Psychological Science at the University of Western …

Malcolm Turnbull's office signed Vikki Campion's job transfer

The letter confirms the Prime Minister’s office knew of the new job, a matter of controversy ever since Mr Joyce’s relationship with Ms Campion was …

George Pell hearing: ABC journalist defends sources in book about cardinal

Louise Milligan says criminal behaviour, drug abuse and alcoholism ‘the trajectory of little children who were abused’<p>The ABC journalist Louise Milligan has told Cardinal George Pell’s defence barrister that victims of abuse were “torn apart by people like you” in courtrooms because they often had …

What Do We Know of Genuine Apology and Deep Healing?

As I’ve borne witness to the #metoo movement these past few months, I’ve been wondering a lot about healing. This great wave of truth telling and …

Oh my goodness, this story about the 10yo on Nauru is absolutely and utterly heartbreaking. Peter Dutton is a f**king MONSTER! Pls RT so everyone knows about this. #SackDutton #AusPol https://t.co/p3GXGz5aOS

A mean cartoon of Peter Dutton, who I am dead to | First Dog on the Moon

Peter Dutton,Australian politics,Australia news,Australian immigration and asylum,South Africa<p>Peter Dutton says the Guardian and the ABC are dead to him. Is there a bigger sook in Australia today?

How my ex ruled my life

So many Australian place names honour murderous white men and their violent acts

Long before the Dutch or British came, the land resounded with stories that charted the sky, the beasts and all the humans<p>From Bennelong’s place at Kissing Point I take the ferry back downriver and into the wind towards the point, now adorned with the opera house, that bears his name. It’s where …

‘Hollywood Headless Project’ shows just how much women are dehumanized

If one thing’s become crystal clear in the past few months, it’s that the media has a sexism problem. Whether it’s the movies we’re watching or the …

The Nats just refused to let me table this photo in Parliament. It's of 3rd generation graziers Bill & Chrissie Ashby standing on the dry bed of the Darling River at Trevallyn Station, 75 kms NE of Wilcannia. They don't want shown... so I suggest we ALL share it... #auspol https://t.co/iz9ir7iRvn

Why Do Narcissists Abuse Those They Love?

One of the most difficult things to understand in life is how someone who professes to love you can then go on to abuse you. People feel traumatized …

What Does the Bible Say About Narcissistic Behavior?

<b>PEOPLE WILL BE LOVERS OF THEMSELVES</b><p>Narcissism is addressed in the Bible in Paul’s second pastoral epistle to Timothy (2 Timothy 3:1-7) in the fall of …

Award winning Noongar artist set to release second album in language

Less than a decade ago, Gina Williams started learning Noongar language, the Aboriginal language for First Nations people of the south-west of …

The archbishop, the mansion and the beach house

The revelations of the extraordinary wealth have raised serious questions about the church’s handling of compensation, including evidence to the …

Child Abuse

Respect is not negotiable. https://t.co/xPpCYMkwuF