Tag Archives: General Grumblings

  1. Bigotry and Nationalism

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    10/01/2014 by Basia Rose

    It’s with sheer terror I watch the news this morning, hearing about what our (Australia’s) ultra-right wing government is planning …
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  2. Canberra leads Australia to marriage equality!

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    10/12/2013 by Basia Rose

    Over the weekend Australia had its first same sex marriages, in the capital city, Canberra. But don’t get too excited …
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  3. Those Goodreads Choice Awards

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    11/11/2013 by Basia Rose

      Every year – before the end of the year – Goodreads holds its annual popularity contest (erm, ‘Awards’). And …
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  4. The book banning drama.

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    30/10/2013 by Basia Rose

    Indie Reader has a good post that both explains what happened with the banning of self-published books and also why EVERYONE …
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  5. Divide and Conquer

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    16/10/2013 by Basia Rose

    A petition to sign. I don’t know what the result of all of this book censorship is going to be …
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  6. Dear Amazon and every other hypocritical bookstore:

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    15/10/2013 by Basia Rose

    So, you’re pulling anything even vaguely erotic from sale? You don’t want to sell anything with themes that might mildly …
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  7. Kink + Book News

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    14/10/2013 by Basia Rose

    If I’m going to ever get this blog going again, I think I’ll have to start with regular updates on …
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  8. Help out Australian women!

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    20/09/2013 by Basia Rose

      I was going to post something totally different, but then Australia’s most infamous misogynist went and appointed himself Minister …
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  9. Australia shows its sexist colours

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    08/09/2013 by Basia Rose

    In Australia we just voted our version of Mitt Romney in as leader of the country. This is bad, bad, BAD news …
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  10. Now they want to outlaw oral sex?

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    25/07/2013 by Basia Rose

    It seems the more progressive the average American becomes, the more fanatical the leftovers from the 19th century are about …
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