Lest We Exploit.
I, like many Victorians, enjoy a holiday footy blockbuster. I have done so since the day I travelled by train with my Dad and sister to watch my beloved Collingwood …
Oh Possums! It’s Edna’s grand finale and Les’ last stand
The taxi trip to Her Majesty’s Theatre to see Barry Humphries in his Melbourne “farewell” show which stretched on and on, took me back to the time when taxi drivers …
Will the real Australia stand up!
Chris Fotinopoulos asks if we should also be recognising our demons on Australia Day
My Big Fat Greek Epiphany
As we celebrated the Epiphany, Chris Fotinopoulos remembered January 6, his father’s name day, as a community building event
The church of Oprah comes to town
Chris Fotinopoulos has a look at the church of Oprah, and finds it’s anything but Orthodox
Think of children in need on Father’s Day
Father’s day is an appropriate time to reflect on a community’s responsibility to children, says Chris Fotinopoulos
St Shirley of Mt Waverley
The Feast of the Dormition this weekend gives Chris Fotinopoulos cause to recall his grandmother and her friendship with a close neighbour, Shirley.
If you’re happy and you know it clap your hands
Nothing irks Chris Fotinopoulos more than the banal muzak to which neo Christians clap their hands.
World game is an Aussie sport
In the ’50s and ’60s many newcomers to the country achieved cultural acceptance by doing what true Australians did: drink VB and barrack for Australia in all sporting contests.<
Religious organisations shirk moral duties
For all good deaths there are deaths that are horrible. And it’s not
because of the lack of resources, compassion or good will that this is