social & general
2021

2021-128  The rollout thus far.
A series of problems with the rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine has delayed the rollout
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2021-126P  My treatment does not have any risk of blood clotting.
Went with article on concerns about AstraZeneca vaccine blood clotting incidents.
2021-119P  In my day son wearing masks was even more challenging!
Went with articicle about ANZAC day preparations post the coronavirus pandemic.
2021-111P  War is hell!
Went with article on a proposal to establish a royal commission into the high level of veteran suicides.
2021-108P  JobKeeper, ProfitKeeper.
Drawn for article about some large companies drawing millions of dollars in JobKeeper payments at the same time posting large profits and giving their executives huge bonuses.
2021-109P  COVID reflections twelve months.
Drawn for an article that recorded reflectrions by various people on the one-year anniverary of the COVID-19 lockdown.
2021-106  What is a consent app?
Drawn in response to the consent app proposed by NSW Police Commissioner Mick Fuller to address growing rate of sexual assaults.  Seems to me a consent app is a technical solution to a social problem, those men who see women simply as sexual objects.
2021-105P  Implementing the vaccine rollout.
Drawn for an article that recorded reflections by various people on the one-year anniversary of the COVID-19 lockdown.
2021-101P RIP live music.
Went with article about live music returning to local venues as coronavirus restrictions have eased.

2021-090P  Unemployment as a desert island.
Went with article on how people are coping on Jobseeker.

2021-089P  You cannot hear anything with them on.
Went with article on Hearing loss awareness week.

2021-087  If the aged were made of iron.
Damming report into the aged care industry.

2021-085P  The good and the bad news of getting back to the office.
Went with article about more people returning to work in offices.

2021-084P  Reading between the lines.
Went with article on a secondary school offering a media literacy subject.

2021-083P  Diet books.
The difficulty of living on the JobSeeker payment.

2021-080  We have lengthened the Jobseeker payment rope.
Rise in the JobKeeper payment totally inadequate, according to the welfare sector.

2021-077P  It will cure coronavirus.
Antivaxxer opposition to the rollout of the coronavirus vaccine.

2021-076  Imagine a world without Facebook.
Facebook's manipulation Facebook users to maximise its profits.

2021-057  Modern Hydra.
COVIC-19 variant strains.

2021-054  But where is the evidence that gravity exists.
A jab at skeptics who ignore overwhelming evidence that contradict their views.

2021-048P  Church for sale, strings attached ribbons.
Went with an article about church property up for sale.

2021-025  Communication today.
Society's fixation with internet platforms such as Facebook.

2021-024P  COVID recovery path.
Recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic fraught with potential ups and downs.

2021-023  The different views of celebrating Australia Day on the 26th of January.
Increasing opposition to celebrating Australia Day on the 26th January due to its invasion inference for Aboriginal Australians.

2021-009P  What has not changed over the years.
Went with an article about a supermarket employee retiring after fifty years of service.  The employee commented on how changing technologies had impacted on his work.

2021-003  Graduating VCE students through the year.
Drawn in response to the extra pressures placed on 2020 VCE students due to the coronavirus pandemic.

2021-002P  Coronavirus era desert mirage.
Went with an article on holiday plans of many people thrown into chaos after the closure of the Victorian border due to a spike in coronavirus infections in NSW.

2021-001P  Reduced JobKeeper stepping stones.
Went with article about concerns over the reduction of JobKeeper payments.