Hundreds allege sexual abuse in Victorian state schools

A freedom of information (FOI) request submitted in 2022 by outgoing Victorian MP Stuart Grimley has this week yielded a shocking revelation. As reported by the Guardian, “almost 400 civil claims have been made against the Victorian government for historical child sexual abuse in state schools in the past 12 years”. Grimley, who formerly worked […]

Survival of the nicest and friendliest

Rutger Bregman is a Dutch journalist and the author of four books on history, philosophy, and economics. His latest work, Humankind, has been translated into over 30 languages and was a New York Times bestseller. Against the “persistent myth that by their very nature humans are selfish”, he defends their basic goodness.