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Rachael Jacobs

Lecturer in Education at the Australian Catholic University, and freelance writer

Rachael Jacobs is a lecturer in Education at the Australian Catholic University and a freelance writer.
Why This Week's Senate Filibuster Was A

Why This Week's Senate Filibuster Was A Farce

Besides showing us that this government has no legislative agenda, on Monday we learned that government senators have an inability to speak for the people that elected them. Off the cuff, without the talking points, they are completely inept.
16/09/2016 10:46 AM AEST
Giving Is Wonderful. But How Do I Do

Giving Is Wonderful. But How Do I Do It?

Australians give around $30 million a year to charities, and a big chunk of this is done over the Christmas/New Year period. But giving comes with a little uncertainty. Who should I give to? Where does the money go? Am I really making a difference?
04/01/2016 3:08 PM AEDT