In reality, most people, irrespective of their gender are on low incomes in retirement, though this may improve when average superannuation balances get higher.
Western liberal democracies dominate the top rankings of progress indices. But are they the best models of development?
We Boomers don't like anyone taking the piss out of us. We worked very hard to get where we are and we take seriously the concepts of global warming, unemployment and migration.
It invites us to ponder how we should feel if Japanese war enthusiasts turned up on Australian shores commemorating an invasion of Australia that never happened.
I wish to question the current relevance of the commemoration, not wanting it to be an empty spectacle, or a celebration of war itself.
The Productivity Commission stated that the number of Australian children in care has continually outpaced population growth rising from 3.9 per 1000 in 2001 to a staggering 8.1 per 1000 in 2013.
On 12 April 2016, my wife, Jenni, and I were featured on an episode of SBS's Insight program, 'Sex and Disability', where we came out to the nation that we have sex with other people.
When a lefty Labor government commissions a report into a 'women's issue' like domestic violence, we have come to expect a regurgitation of the entrenched views of its feminist wing.
Apparently, the worst nuisances are the grunter, the poser, and the people showing off their nakedness.
Domestic violence is evident in the homes of those with wealth, and those living in poverty. Domestic violence does not discriminate.
Adelaide's private recruiters are listing false job advertisements, harvesting resumes to sell training and lying to candidates about their employment prospects.
Countries have their own psychic wounds. The English can remember a time when they ruled a third of the world; now they organize royal weddings and museums: all pomp and no circumstance.