Gambling’s dark underbelly
How about this filly in the fifth fellas, put a $50 on it?” Those were the words of retired American NBA player Shaquille O’Neal...
Sports betting: From Entertainment to Addiction
Sports betting is big business, especially in countries like Australia. But is this just a harmless past-time, or an industry with darker secrets to discover?
“Think of the children!”—Are video games harming us?
A recent Four Corners report has put video games in the news once again—framing them as highly addictive and predatory. But is this really the case?
While regulators ignore appeals from the grassroots, the gambling industry continues to gobble up profits. All just harmless fun? Don’t bet on it.
Annual Australian gambling revenue is $A17 billion dollars. Yet it doesn't produce anything, increase overall wealth or manufacture any goods.
You can bet on it!
Problem gambling is becoming a problem for the whole society.