Defamation litigation and civil actions an abuse of power.

Christian Porter

Defamation Litigation threatens Freedom of Speech Litigation against residents for defamation is a worrying trend that is threatening freedom of speech and in my view is an abuse of power. When Business leaders, CEO’s, public servants or politicians take civil action there is rarely a level playing field. From my own unique perspective, I conclude… Continue reading Defamation litigation and civil actions an abuse of power.

Dragon Fruit to Grow and Eat

Halved Dragon Fruit

Introducing Dragon Fruit  Originally from south Mexico and Central America, dragon fruit (also called pitaya or strawberry pear) is now grown around the world. A member of the cactus family, this unique climbing cactus produces an oval shaped fruit with pointy scales reminiscent of a dragon.  This plant is sometimes referred to as the moonlight cactus… Continue reading Dragon Fruit to Grow and Eat

King Tides and Climate Change

King Tides and Sea Level Rise in Cairns 2021

King Tides and Climate Change have become survival issues for the world’s coastal cities. I live in the tropical city of Cairns. A pacific rim city in the Far North of Australia. As a result, Cairns is a very low-lying city. Consequently, it is highly vulnerable to salt water inundation from sea-level rise.