Published Work

10 Daily:

2019, Shmigel, P. ‘Why People Would Be Happier If They Were More Like Drones’, 10 Daily: Lifestyle, Tues 12th March. Read Article

2018, Shmigel, P. ‘R U OK? Here’s What To Do If Someone Says ‘No’’, 10 Daily: Views, Thurs 13th September. Read Article

Business Insider Australia:

2018, Shmigel, P. ‘Tackling the plastic problem means Australia needs to think much bigger than straws and shopping bags’, Business Insider Australia, November 26th. Read Article

2016, Shmigel, P. ‘Australia has a $7.5 billion problem it’s not doing enough to fix’, Business Insider Australia, October 27th. Read Article

Business Ukraine:

2018, Shmigel, P. ‘Ukrainians must address the nation’s collective post-traumatic stress disorder’, Business Ukraine: Opinion, February 16th. Read Article

Canberra Times:

2018, Shmigel, P. ‘Tactics in the war on waste’, Canberra Times: Opinion, April 6th. Read Article

Daily Telegraph:

2019, Shmigel, P. ‘Secrets of the campaigns’, Daily Telegraph: Opinion and Editorial, February 25th Read Article

2018, Shmigel, P. ‘Be good to each other’, Daily Telegraph: Opinion and Editorial, July 24th. Read Article

2018, Shmigel, P. ‘Not all about that base’, Daily Telegraph: Letters, August 10th. Read Article

2018, Shmigel, P. ‘Why voters are turning off politicians, Daily Telegraph: Opinion and Editorial, October 8th. Read Article

2018, Shmigel, P. ‘The road to West-worth, Daily Telegraph: Letters, October 26th. Read Article

2017, Shmigel, P. ‘Connected approach to tackle suicide emergency, Daily Telegraph: Opinion and Editorial, February 3rd. Read Article

2017, Shmigel, P. ‘West not a no-go zone, Daily Telegraph: Opinion and Editorial, November 16th. Read Article

2016, Shmigel, P. ‘Vote to end this scourge, Daily Telegraph: Opinion and Editorial, April 17th. Read Article

Huff Post:

2017, Shmigel, P. ‘Listening Is Not Enough To Mitigate The Malady Of Modernity’, Huffington Post: The Blog, January 17th. Read Article

2017, Shmigel, P. ‘Suicide Is A Society-Wide Problem That Needs A Society-Wide Solution, Huffington Post: The Blog, April 3rd. Read Article

2017, Shmigel, P. ‘Mental Health’s Broad Church Must Sing From The Same Hymn Sheet’, Huffington Post: The Blog, June 15th. Read Article

2017, Shmigel, P. ‘Mark Latham Is Half Right On The Dangers Of A ‘Fake Anxiety Epidemic’, Huffington Post: The Blog, October 17th. Read Article

2017, Shmigel, P. ‘Why Aussie Workers Are Worried About Their Status (Or Lack Of It) At Work’, Huffington Post: The Blog, November 10th. Read Article

2016, Shmigel, P. ‘Every Three Hours Someone In Australia Dies By Suicide. This Is A National Emergency’, Huffington Post: The Blog, March 18th. Read Article

2016, Shmigel, P. ‘We Need To Listen To The Warning Signs On Indigenous Suicide’, Huffington Post: The Blog, July 15th. Read Article

2016, Shmigel, P. ‘Those Who Are Hardest To Love Are Those Who Need It Most’, Huffington Post: The Blog, August 30th. Read Article

2015, Shmigel, P. ‘You’re not the only unhappy person on Facebook’, Huffington Post: The Blog, October 30th. Read Article

On Line Opinion:

2014, Shmigel, P. ‘The justifying myths of Russian intervention’, On Line opinion, March 4th. Read Article

2014, Shmigel, P. ‘The seeming ordinariness of the courageous in Ukraine’, On Line opinion, May 20th. Read Article

2013, Shmigel, P. ‘Black is the new black’, On Line opinion, November 26th. Read Article

2013, Shmigel, P. ‘Why Ukraine matters’, On Line opinion, December 9th. Read Article

The Sydney Morning Herald:

2018, Shmigel, P. ‘Talking trash and what to do with it is now mainstream’, The Sydney Morning Herald: National, July 23rd. Read Article

2016, Shmigel, P. ‘Comparative wealth vs crappy wellbeing: Australia’s suicide puzzle’, The Sydney Morning Herald: Opinion, March 18th. Read Article

2015, Shmigel, P. ‘Slow walks can be first steps to easing mental illness’, The Sydney Morning Herald: Opinion, February 27th. Read Article

2015, Shmigel, P. ‘Putin visit to Australia would allow us to demonstrate democracy’, The Sydney Morning Herald: Opinion, July 21st. Read Article

2015, Shmigel, P. ‘The rate of female suicide is on the rise and we need to better understand why’, The Sydney Morning Herald: Opinion, December 2nd. Read Article

2010, Shmigel, P. ‘How more lobbying can foster Democracy’, The Sydney Morning Herald: Opinion, October 8th. Read Article

The Spectator Australia:

2018, Shmigel, P. ‘Time to drop our petulant politics and respect Democracy’, The Spectator Australia, December 5th. Read Article

The Weekly Times (Adelaide):

2016, Shmigel, P. ‘Our Lifeline in troubled times’, The Weekly Times (Adelaide), January 6th. Read Article

ABC Religion Blog:

2019, Shmigel, P. ‘Imagine if we were all like Bill Crews’, ABC Religion and Ethics, February 5th. Read Article

Other publications:

1998, Shmigel, P. ‘Different views on the national package’, Waste Management and Environment, v.9, no.2, Apr 1998, p.16-18 Read Article