The Spectator Australia

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Malcolm’s masterplan

13 February 2016 9:00 am

Perhaps it’s been Malcolm’s cunning masterplan all along. And here’s how it works: spend month after month raising all sorts…

Australian letters

13 February 2016 9:00 am

Promoting Kevin Sir: I agree with Neil Brown that Kevin Rudd’s narcissism, activity without achievement etc. make him the perfect…

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The cost of freedom

6 February 2016 9:00 am

‘Military madness’, sang Graham Nash, ‘is killing my country.’ That was back in the ‘70s when US and Australian forces…

Australian letters

6 February 2016 9:00 am

Madness Sir: I always enjoy The Spectator book reviews. The review by Terry Barnes on Jeremy Sammut’s excellent book The…

Culture defeat

30 January 2016 9:00 am

Could somebody please disband the miserable committees whose ‘job’ it is to select the so-called ‘Australian of the Year’? No…

Australian letters

30 January 2016 9:00 am

Punishing failure Sir: Once I finished chuckling at Neil Brown’s words on Christopher Pyne’s NPC plan for encouraging innovation in…

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Malcolm in the Middle (East)

23 January 2016 9:00 am

‘The destruction of Isil requires a military solution – it requires boots on the ground. But they must be the…

Australian letters

23 January 2016 9:00 am

Dunreadin Sir: As a Spectator subscriber, I read every issue from cover to cover. Sadly I often find myself wondering…

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Turnbull’s test

16 January 2016 9:00 am

One of John Howard’s greatest strengths (among the very many) was his ability to hold together the various fragments (we…

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Australian letters

9 January 2016 9:00 am

Rule of law Sir: A few days ago former Prime Minister of Israel, Ehud Olmert, was sentenced to an 18…

Inappropriate

9 January 2016 9:00 am

At this time of year, during the so-called ‘silly season’, it’s normally desperate journos who have to concoct preposterous stories…

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Letters

2 January 2016 9:00 am

Mind altering Sir: I was quite surprised to find the spread of mind altering drugs had reached Wandandian NSW but…

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Sweet 2016

2 January 2016 9:00 am

There is much to look forward to, and indeed much to be grateful for, as we embark upon the adventure…

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Yes, Virginia

12 December 2015 9:00 am

Virginia, your little conservative friends are wrong. They have been affected by the scepticism of a sceptical age. They do…

Mission Innovation

5 December 2015 9:00 am

A warm, fuzzy pat on the back for Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, who went to Paris and – thus far…

Australian letters

5 December 2015 9:00 am

Mal content Sir: Would The Spectator Australia please reduce the level of Turnbull Hating indulged in by its regular contributors.…