The Mini Mes and my Mojo

If you’ve seen the Austin Powers films you’ll no doubt remember Dr Evil’s fear of Austin’s “mojo”. Apparently if it weren’t for that ferocious “mojo” the Dr could triumph with...

Surrogacy and why many parents break the law

The global economy and the preparedness of thousands of Australians like Zac and Louise to travel means that ‘cross-border’ surrogacy arrangements are increasingly common (for Australians this mostly means India, the US or Thailand). While Queensland, New South Wales and the ACT each have criminal laws in place outlawing overseas surrogacy, each of these governments knows it would be political suicide to charge, detain and worse, lock up a new parent.