Author Archives: Graeme Stuart

About Graeme Stuart

Lecturer (Family Action Centre, Newcastle Uni), blogger (Sustaining Community), Alternatives to Violence Project facilitator, environmentalist, father. Passionate about families, community development, peace, sustainability.

Updating “About Me”

  I am a passionate about helping create a just, inclusive, and nonviolent world where individuals and families are cherished and supported, and communities are vibrant and resilient. In the society I want to help create, we will live sustainably … Continue reading

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List of 2020 posts

A list of all my blog Continue reading

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Blog statistics for 2020 (Transparency report)

Each year I provide an overview of my blog statistics in case they are helpful or of interest to anybody else. I know when I started I had no idea what to expect in terms of number of views, so … Continue reading

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Zero Gravity by Kate Millder-Heidke (A Song for Sunday)

A song for Sunday: Kate Miller-Heidke’s amazing performance of Zero Gravity. Continue reading

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The AVP Transforming Power Mandala in Pieces

A version of the Alternatives to Violence Project (AVP) transforming power mandala in pieces for use in online workshops. Continue reading

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“Course optimisation” and the end of my time at the Family Action Centre

From January 2021 I will be working two-days per week, and then my position will finish at the end of October. Continue reading

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Special (Song for Sunday)

I’ve decided to get back to my blog more seriously and as a way of easing my way in, decided to find a great song to warm me up. I recently came across Special by LP (Laura Pergolizzi) when a … Continue reading

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At your door: a climate change art work

This is a video of my daughter’s HSC (final year high school) visual art work: At your door. It’s an acrylic painting on an old door supported by a soundscape. I admit I’m totally biased, but I think it’s very … Continue reading

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Off-topic posts in a LinkedIn community engagement discussion group

I recently asked a LinkedIn discussion group on community engagement what posts should be deleted. Here are the results. Continue reading

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Song for Sunday – Times like these

Love this version of Times Like These (originally by the Foo Fighters).  

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