Australia

Conversation stopper

21 September 2019 9:00 am

A s heavy snow fell in southeastern Australia this week, for the third time this year, preparations were still underway…

Diary

21 September 2019 9:00 am

When a few months ago my friend Tom Switzer – former editor of this magazine and now director of the…

Campus of dunces

21 September 2019 9:00 am

Central control of university funding undermined freedom

Brown study

21 September 2019 9:00 am

I have recently been reading two political books each of which was a complete waste of time and money. Then…

Iran’s hostage chess

21 September 2019 9:00 am

Tehran wants to trade Australians like pawns

Worse than 18C

21 September 2019 9:00 am

Political correctness is the greatest threat to freedom of speech

Simon Collins

21 September 2019 9:00 am

Thanks to the refusal of Australian weather to stick to the IPCC script, Sydneysiders have just experienced one of the…

Deserter dads

21 September 2019 9:00 am

We don’t need an inquiry to see the damage absent fathers do

What to do to grinning do-gooders

21 September 2019 9:00 am

Number 5 in the series: The Snowflake Chronicle

Vogue Jan 1965 cover

21 September 2019 9:00 am

A kangaroo on the beach with a model was the unsubtle cover of Vogue in December 1965. It will be…

Our unique opportunity

21 September 2019 9:00 am

Trump and Brexit offer Australia the chance for greater liberty

Euro notes

21 September 2019 9:00 am

Hungary rhapsody for Tony Abbott If only the voters of Warringah had been Hungarian. The land of goulash and paprika,…

Diary

14 September 2019 9:00 am

For the past three years, I had been looking to say something strong and substantial about Brexit. I first had…

Brown study

14 September 2019 9:00 am

I made three gigantic mistakes in my political career. Not just the usual stupid things that politicians do, like wasting…

Anglosphere’s finest hour

14 September 2019 9:00 am

Britain’s values continue to inspire people around the world

Q&A with Savage

14 September 2019 9:00 am

Christianity is the most dangerous idea in human history

Iran’s dual threat

14 September 2019 9:00 am

Tehran is violating nuclear accords and menacing our oil supplies

India notes

14 September 2019 9:00 am

A new golden age built with Australian coal Thanks to the British Raj, English has many words of Indian heritage.…

Not the Right appointment

14 September 2019 9:00 am

A religious freedom commissioner is a bad idea

Business/Robbery etc

14 September 2019 9:00 am

Power is better than sex

David McVicar’s production of The Marriage of Figaro

14 September 2019 9:00 am

It was hailed as a masterpiece at its premiere in Vienna in 1786; it still is a masterpiece. The Marriage…

Deal or no deal

14 September 2019 9:00 am

Remainers will stop at nothing to stop Brexit

Prince Andrew’s trial by media

14 September 2019 9:00 am

The accused are guilty until they prove their innocence

Are you being served?

14 September 2019 9:00 am

A s Labor politicians dragged their heels back to parliament this week, there are signs of progress through the five…

White women on the hook

7 September 2019 9:00 am

Martin Niemöller’s famous post-World War II quotation is as poetic as it is heart-breaking, as insightful as it is terrifying.…