Episode 135 – Conquered People could be a compliment
A listener has suggested that The Velvet Glove used insensitive language towards Indigenous Australians and The Fist provides a different perspective. We also look at tribalism, online arguments, protest-free zones for abortion clinics, gun control in America, circumcisions in Iceland, the cowardice of the current ABC leadership, judges with jobs on the side and divorcing yourself from the Catholic Church.
1:09 We chat with Brett about how to speak about Indigenous Australians.
33:46 We chat with Matt about tribalism, social cues and online arguments.
1:04:12 From Ken – Do you guys recommend any sort of group or organization for people to join or support? Are there any out there doing a good job?
1:10:54 Podcast awards – vote for us
1:14:58 Another shooting – enjoy your assault rifle but you better not try to buy a beer. Trump blames FBI for concentrating on Russia at expense of crazy gunman meanwhile he changed an Obama law to stop mentally ill from getting guns. The Russians own Trump. Ban guns. If people get upset, send them thoughts and prayers. Australians can still own guns, but …
1:31:46 Two sitting Queensland judges should quit their roles as legal advisers to the Anglican church, given the risk of controversy around the church’s responses to child sex abuse claims, according to a leading authority on judicial ethics.