Episode 37: Peach and The Colonel

In this episode we drink a decent Chardonnay, talk about how cultures are created and changed, the complexity and divisiveness of identity politics, and the disturbing domestic violence stats in Australia. We touch on emotional intensity in relationships and the way in which revealing vulnerability can also lead to unrealistic expectations…. We were just riffing on a theme but if you want to find out about better ways to...

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Episode 26 – Peach and The Colonel

Peach and The Colonel are guest-less once again, but full of beans and ready to talk each other’s (and your) ears off! We couldn’t help but talk about the recent plans to put dresses on the “little green men” on CBD pedestrian crossing lights:  http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-07/female-traffic-light-signals-melbourne-pedestrian-crossing/8330560 The Colonel mentioned a book he hasn’t read: The War...

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Episode 17: Haider Jumaah

War, religion and humanity- we cover some big topics in our episode with Iraqi Doctor,¬†Haider Jumaah.   He tells us about his journey to Melbourne, the challenges of Medicine and of course, the rewards.   We mentioned Alain de Botton’s most recent book about relationships which some of you may like to check out: http://books.google.com/books/about/The_Course_of_Love.html?id=FEfnsgEACAAJ&source=kp_cover   And...

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