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Comment on Bleak tunnel vision in new book on Alice Springs by Evelyne roullet.

People see only what they’re looking for and what they understand, what they are prepared to see,and not necessarily what lies in front of them.
One must keep in mind that the world reflects what we need to see, not only what we want to see.

Recent Comments by Evelyne roullet

US Marines Rotation postponed, but what about Pine Gap?
Nick: “Border Force must be scrupulous in applying the rules to each and every individual arriving, regardless of rank.”
Maybe we should concentrate on a safer control of our borders which is really a joke, and not only here but across Australia and the world.
Coronavirus is now linked to Qantas baggage handlers at Adelaide airport.
This a true story because it involved my family who was repatriated to France on the 31st.
1. They left Adelaide for Perth.
2. Their luggage was loaded onto a flight to Doha (no quarantine) and then onto to a flight to Paris.
4. Loaded straight away to a train bound to Nice (no check-up, no quarantine).
5. Nice to Toulon, two hours drive, picked up by family to drive to Saint Mandrier-sur-mer (no quarantine).
I am very happy for my family to be back in France, but I am very curious / suspicious about this so call lockdown / quarantine.


Cr Auricht: All the way with USA on fate of Assange
In my humble opinion, a council is representing the people.
Hence should a petition be made for an official statement to the foreign minister of Australia in support of Julian Assange that our representatives could present in our name to the Feds?


27-year-old stands for council
@ Josuah: Very sad that you choose of ignore my question. I have another one: Would that be your style if elected? Ignore what you want, when you want?


Alice councillor tells nation’s media about Aboriginal brutality
Jacinta: “A drunken guest picked up his boy by his hair, and dangling him at arm’s length, threatened to kill the toddler if his wife continues to disobey him.”
Alcohol-fuelled’ violence not caused by alcohol but by macho culture.
Countries such as Iceland consume more alcohol than Australia but report less violence.
The reality is the men who commit these unspeakable acts are attempting to compensate for their emotional fragility by exerting their physical dominance.
Efforts to address the attitudes and behaviours that lead to violence against women must commence at an early age.
Be it in the home or the classroom, the macho culture for too long drummed into Australian boys from the earliest of ages must stop.
The way to tackle the real underlying causes of anti-social behaviour is to address the cultural reinforcers of violence, misogyny, and aggressive masculinity in all its cultural expressions from schoolyards to sports fields, politics and pubs, movies and media.


Fashion designs may create local industry
Magnifique!


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