2017 in review by Nick Gye

TrumpWhat was the theme, if any, of 2017. Terrorist attacks? Donald Trump tweeting? Tony Abbott being desperate? And then towards the end it clicked, welcome to the year of the Moral Panic.  Continue reading


The best of 2015 by Nick Gye 

The beginning of our annual look back, your lists and essays are welcome dear readers…

NickComrades, a year of great upheaval- disruption – as they say. But, was it really? Is the new normal the new normal? In a time when mediocrity abounds we look forward to a 2016 where the tortoise will be able to lay down with the lamb, and the forces of darkness shall be weakened incrementally. Continue reading