Germaine Greer

Type: Person
Name: Germaine Greer
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

The recidivism of our gnarled conservatism

Is there something about Australia, the recidivism of its gnarled conservatism, that makes leaving seem the only option to a culture that seems incapable of escaping itself? Jonathan Green writes.This turbulent present might spark a nostalgic yearnin ... [Published ABC Online - 7 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

What Australians are like according to the British

I moved to the U.K about ten seconds after Kevin Rudd decided refugees could no longer land on Australian soil – and then Tony Abbott won the election by saying the same thing, but in a Speedo.Having fled before this grand final of right-wing MasterChef ... [Published Special Broadcasting Service - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Brilliant Creatures: Germaine, Clive, Barry and Bob review

Germaine Greer, who features in Brilliant Creatures. Photograph: BBC Brilliant Creatures: Germaine, Clive, Barry and Bob (ABC) is the writer Howard Jacobson’s investigation of the most seismic of Australian invasions, long before all those container-loads ... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Kalb on the 60s

Jim Kalb has written a piece for Crisis Magazine about the 1960s. He takes a generous approach to the 60s radicals, arguing that their reaction to a materialistic culture was understandable but that their solutions made things worse.It's written to ... [Published Oz Conservative - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

Karen Eberhardt-Shelton: We need to think about nature

The SNJ’s new columnist Karen Eberhardt-Shelton was born in California but grew up in England.She now lives in Stroud and is currently working on an education project called Learn, Think, Act and is hoping to develop an eco-community land trust.Her thought-provoking ... [Published Stroud News and Journal - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 07 2014 - Updated Sep 07 2014 - 1 reports

Nature needs to be taken seriously - protecting our wild places is not an optional add-on

"It's exciting to have a real crisis on your hands when you have spent half your political life dealing with humdrum things like the environment." This was Margaret Thatcher at the outbreak of the Falklands War, and it shows what we're up against when ... [Published The Independent - Sep 07 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Sir David Attenborough leads The Conference for Nature at Church House Conference Centre

Britain’s best-known natural history film-maker Sir David Attenborough was amongst the high profile speakers at the landmark Conference for Nature, held at Church House Conference Centre today (September 3).The Conference for Nature was organised by the ... [Published Xenios - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Wednesday 3rd September, Westminster, London

Vitacress’ Dr. Steve Rothwell to speak at RSPB conference for natureDr. Steve Rothwell, Vitacress' Director for Research and Environmental Strategy, is taking part in a high profile panel discussion at the RSPB Conference for Nature on Wednesday 3rd ... [Published Fresh Plaza - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Hatred of women exists in the West as well as the Arab world

'WOMEN have very little idea of how much men hate them,'' wrote Germaine Greer in The Female Eunuch. So outraged were men that wives reportedly took to concealing their copies by wrapping them in plain brown paper. 'WOMEN have very little idea of how ... [Published St Marys Star - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

The Five Best Things to See at the Festival of Dangerous Ideas 2014

Before Julian Assange took residence in London's Ecuadorian Embassy, he was spreading his ideas at the 2011 Festival of Dangerous Ideas alongside Germaine Greer, David Marr, Michael Kirby and a slew of other big names. Presented by the Sydney Opera House ... [Published Concrete Playground - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Germaine Greer rehabilitates her patch of SE Qld

Farmlands are rarely returned to their former glory. If farms succeed, agriculture continues. If they fail, the land is often abandoned, the denuded soil left to further degradation from runoff or taken over by weeds. In southeast Queensland, Germaine ... [Published ABC Online - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 1 reports

Germaine Greer and her new book, "White Beech"

David L. Ulin at the LA Times: What Greer is arguing for is a kind of environmental absolutism. In her view, the country, the planet even, is not beyond saving, but only if we open up our way of thinking. We need to know more, so we can understand ... [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 12 2014]

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The recidivism of our gnarled conservatism [Published ABC Online - 7 hours ago]
What Australians are like according to the British [Published Special Broadcasting Service - 23 hours ago]
Laurie Penny’s In-Your-Face Feminism [Published Yahoo! News - 23 hours ago]
Brilliant Creatures: Germaine, Clive, Barry and... [Published NewsRT.co.uk - Sep 17 2014]
Brilliant Creatures: Germaine, Clive, Barry and... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 17 2014]
Kalb on the 60s [Published Oz Conservative - Sep 16 2014]
Howard Jacobson on James, Greer, Humphries, and... [Published ABC Online - Sep 16 2014]
At the Library, Sept. 14 [Published BlueRidgeNow.com - Sep 14 2014]
Dark yarns [Published The Gulf Today - Sep 11 2014]
I Just Can’t Even With Jezebel Anymore [Published Philadelphia Magazine - Sep 10 2014]
Karen Eberhardt-Shelton: We need to think about... [Published Stroud News and Journal - Sep 07 2014]
Nature needs to be taken seriously - protecting... [Published The Independent - Sep 07 2014]
Joan Rivers obituary [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 04 2014]
Sir David Attenborough leads The Conference for... [Published Xenios - Sep 03 2014]
Wednesday 3rd September, Westminster, London [Published Fresh Plaza - Sep 03 2014]
Do You Use The F-Word? [Published Wessex Scene - Sep 02 2014]
Hatred of women exists in the West as well as t... [Published St Marys Star - Aug 26 2014]
The Five Best Things to See at the Festival of ... [Published Concrete Playground - Aug 26 2014]
Defending Amis and Roth when it comes to the su... [Published Herald Scotland - Aug 23 2014]
Germaine Greer rehabilitates her patch of SE Qld [Published ABC Online - Aug 23 2014]
Nik Nak's Weekly Teaser — 20th August, 2014: St... [Published Brentwood Gazette - Aug 20 2014]
Laurie Penny: In defence of white knights [Published New Statesman - Aug 19 2014]
Edinburgh festival 2014: 10 questions for Sara ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Aug 19 2014]
What will I be if I’m not a mum? [Published Women's Agenda - Aug 18 2014]
Caitlin Moran talks Twitter fame, feminism and ... [Published Good Housekeeping UK - Aug 15 2014]
Sexist rants reveal blind eye to misogynist cul... [Published Canberra Times - Aug 15 2014]
How online trolls are forcing women offline [Published Telegraph - Aug 14 2014]
Nik Nak's Weekly Teaser — 13th August, 2014: In... [Published Brentwood Gazette - Aug 13 2014]
Why Roxane Gay Is No ‘Bad Feminist’ [Published Daily Beast - Aug 12 2014]
International Youth Day 2014: Top Quotes, Histo... [Published International Business Times UK - Aug 12 2014]
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Kalb on the 60s [Published Oz Conservative - Sep 16 2014]
Jim Kalb has written a piece for Crisis Magazine about the 1960s. He takes a generous approach to the 60s radicals, arguing that their reaction to a materialistic culture was understandable but that their solutions made things worse.It's written to ...
Germaine Greer and her new book, "White Beech" [Published 3quarksdaily - Jul 12 2014]
David L. Ulin at the LA Times: What Greer is arguing for is a kind of environmental absolutism. In her view, the country, the planet even, is not beyond saving, but only if we open up our way of thinking. We need to know more, so we can understand ...
Barbara Kay: Paul Bernardo’s ‘fiancée’ is disor... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Jul 04 2014]
In the annals of Canadian crime, the sexually sadistic murderers Paul Bernardo and Karla Homolka stand out for the extraordinary horror they evoked in the nation. Time has not dimmed that revulsion, nor our chagrin in seeing Homolka escape full justice ...
‘Gender is having a moment’: How the wars over ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - May 31 2014]
Nothing the Canadian Association For Equality does, even a picnic, is untouched by controversy and outrage in the modern gender wars. The men’s rights organization, newly granted charitable status, has been on a roll, raising funds for a resource centre ...
More Misandric BBC Feminist Propaganda - Kirsty... [Published St George West - May 14 2014]
Mike Buchanan : The BBC has reached a new low in documentary making. Kirsty Wark -- a relentlessly feminist-friendly presenter on Newsnight and elsewhere -- presents a fictional world in which misandry doesn't exist, only women suffer from sexism, ...
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