The Spectator Australia

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Time to lead, conservatively

27 August 2016 9:00 am

The list of unresolved and vexed issues that confront the new parliament this week would be enough to give even…

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Australian letters

20 August 2016 9:00 am

Appreciating cartoonists Sir: Brendan O’Neill’s essay on Bill Leak’s (in)famous cartoon reminded me how much we should appreciate our cartoonists.…

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Tick tock

20 August 2016 9:00 am

Since the Prime Minister’s petulant and angry election night spray, he and his government have looked anything but in control.…

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Team Australia, in Rio

13 August 2016 9:00 am

It has all the makings of a classic feel-good movie. A selection of young Aussie girls from a variety of…

Australian letters

13 August 2016 9:00 am

Costello for PM? Sir: John Stone’s prediction that Liberal MPs will soon revisit the cutlery draw and stab Turnbull in…

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Letters

6 August 2016 9:00 am

Costume drama Sir: Could I remind Michael Buhagiar (23 July) that the great conflict in Jane Austen’s greatest novel is…

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Super betrayal

30 July 2016 9:00 am

When asked during the election campaign to give his thoughts on Scott Morrison’s and Malcolm Turnbull’s superannuation changes – to…

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Muslim immigration

23 July 2016 9:00 am

The outrage over the on-air comments of Channel Nine’s Sonia Kruger, in which she called for an end to Muslim…

Australian letters

23 July 2016 9:00 am

Dumb ox Sir: I am surprised that Noreen from Queensland would expect to find balanced opinion in the pages of…

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Dear Noreen

16 July 2016 9:00 am

Longtime Speccie reader Noreen from Queensland is not one for camouflaging her true feelings. ‘So much for balanced opinion! Your…

Australian letters

16 July 2016 9:00 am

True measure Sir: I prefer Peter Costello’s view of conservatism to that of Michael Davis (Conservative Notes 18 June), that…

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Old news to Speccie readers

9 July 2016 9:00 am

The Coalition has embarked upon a risky Labor-style experiment, hoping Mr Turnbull’s sugar hit in the polls will see them…

True Character

2 July 2016 9:00 am

‘True character is revealed in the choices a human being makes under pressure – the greater the pressure, the deeper…

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Australian letters

2 July 2016 9:00 am

Religion of peace? Sir: Chris Ashton (“It’s the religion, stupid”, 18 June 2016) refers to Christianity’s “relative peacefulness, especially today”.…

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Australian letters

25 June 2016 9:00 am

Far from home Sir: Michael Davis defines conservatism as a sense of place and a love of home (Conservative Notes,…