May 31, 2015

Ending homelessness: give them homes

In eight years, Utah has quietly reduced homelessness by 78 percent, and is on track to end homelessness by 2015.

 Home Free?
 
 http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/09/22/home-free



May 23, 2015

Our leaders should go eat worms

Everyone hates Abbott and Shorten, equally.

No worming their way out of it: voters hate Abbott and Shorten

Illicit drugs could be the safer alternative afterall

Pharmacy expert at the University of Sydney Dr Niall Wheate said there was already evidence marijuana could have a role in pain relief.

"It's definitely a potential alternative. There have been several studies in the US already that have shown that in states that have legalised cannabis that overdose deaths from opioids have actually dropped significantly, up to 30 per cent," he said.

Pot kills crippling pain