The Spectator Australia

Calling Dr Hunt

21 January 2017 9:00 am

Whatever she may think about her quaint attachment to the Gold Coast being ‘within the rules’, former Health minister Sussan…

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Australian letters

21 January 2017 9:00 am

Rubbish in, rubbish out These are days of momentous, world-shaking, events. But none can match the global impact of the…

The barnacles just keep growing

14 January 2017 9:00 am

The latest travel expenses affair is no more than another recurring symptom of the serious malaise in the Australian political…

By David Follett

Letters

14 January 2017 9:00 am

Defund Palestinians Sir: Former prime minister Tony Abbott is clearly on the money when he argues that the Australian taxpayer…

by David Follett

Letters

7 January 2017 9:00 am

Meatloaf monarchy Sir: I realize that sending pro-republic letters to the Spectator Australia is akin to sending meatloaf recipes to…

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The evil of 2334

7 January 2017 9:00 am

If, as the Australian newspaper implied this week, The Spectator Australia has played a minor role in the recent acknowledgment…

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Kettles and chooks

31 December 2016 9:00 am

After 2016, one of the most lacklustre, uneventful and stagnant years in Australian political history, there is every reason to…

by David Follett
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Snow in Aurukun

10 December 2016 9:00 am

Malcolm Turnbull’s famous excuse for not wanting to touch section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act – ‘it is not…

Australian letters

10 December 2016 9:00 am

Gay progressives Sir: I am a great admirer of your magazine. It brings some balance into the political debate. I…

Australian letters

3 December 2016 9:00 am

Abnormal Sir: Just read Rod Liddle’s column ‘The new normal’ in a word ‘BULLSEYE’. Be careful with that spelling if…

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Your ABCC

3 December 2016 9:00 am

It has taken quite a while indeed, but the Australian Building and Construction Commission Bill finally is passing into law.…

By Anton Emdin
by David Follett

Australian letters

26 November 2016 9:00 am

Latham returns Sir: Wow; he’s back! And still giving it to the a…holes. A great column. Fantastic!Miles Hedge Kings Plains…

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Soft bigotry of the Left

26 November 2016 9:00 am

Aboriginal leader Noel Pearson was partially correct the other day when, speaking at the launch of Troy Bramston’s new biography…

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Trump’s bandwagon

19 November 2016 9:00 am

The agility with which both Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten have innovatively attempted to leap upon the Donald Trump bandwagon…

by David Follett
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18C… now what?

12 November 2016 9:00 am

The action of Judge Michael Jarratt in throwing out the prosecution brought by the Australian Human Rights Commission of Queensland…

by Anton Emdin with apologies to Norman Lindsay