Government sever responsibility for Nauru’s youth.

Asylum seekers under the age of 18 taken to Nauru will no longer be under the care of the Australian government after recent changes, but no alternative provisions have been made for their welfare. Immigration Minister, Chris Bowen, has suggested children will soon arrive at the Nauru immigration processing centre. Full story at http://bit.ly/Q1zjY4 As … Continue reading

Simple Minds’ New Gold Dream is still vivid after 30 years.

Instead of a luxurious reissue to celebrate the 30th anniversary of a classic album, Virgin have left well alone. Not known for giving many fans what they want, they have, again, stuck true to form. Rather than celebrate a classic album, five records got a box set to themselves with added b-sides. But that was … Continue reading