Australia

Trump’s re-election is crucial

21 December 2019 9:00 am

... for us, too.

No time for complacency, ScoMo

14 December 2019 9:00 am

The Australian Election Study has analysed every election result since 1987. In seeking to explain why people voted as they…

Brown study

14 December 2019 9:00 am

The newly elected Morrison government is now just over six months old, so it is probably a good time for…

Brainwashing your kids

14 December 2019 9:00 am

A cohort of cultural leftists is in charge of education

Submarines versus Facebook

14 December 2019 9:00 am

The Chinese are successfully weaponising social media

Climate notes

14 December 2019 9:00 am

Amid the current crop of climatic horrors being visited on various inhabitants of Queensland and NSW I reflect, having just…

Business/Robbery etc

14 December 2019 9:00 am

Profit is not a dirty word

Death by reverse dog whistle

14 December 2019 9:00 am

Charges of ‘racism’ are used to silence opponents

Hugh Ramsay “Miss Nellie Patterson” 1903

14 December 2019 9:00 am

This is a great time of the year to visit Canberra and the National Gallery. Despite some ‘gender equality’ grandstanding…

RAP artists of the ABC

14 December 2019 9:00 am

Indigenous quotas are all the rage

Spy who came in from the EU

14 December 2019 9:00 am

I read Mr le Carré’s latest spy novel, Agent Running in the Field last weekend, despite everything. What do I…

Politician, thy name is hypocrisy

14 December 2019 9:00 am

Betraying the interests of farmers has a long and ignoble history

US notes

14 December 2019 9:00 am

Fake news outs itself Credibility used to matter to the media, but in these days of fake news and media…

Our farmers have few friends

7 December 2019 9:00 am

Yet again, David Flint has shown that despite being an inner-city dwelling, softly-spoken, smartly-groomed, elegantly-dressed emeritus professor of law and…

Brown study

7 December 2019 9:00 am

I don’t like writing in support of politicians. It only encourages them. But Scott Morrison has been subjected to such…

London Bridge is falling down

7 December 2019 9:00 am

The public step in where the authorities have failed

Teaching untruths about Jews

7 December 2019 9:00 am

The response to a recent antisemitism scandal is unacceptable

Academia rooted

7 December 2019 9:00 am

Over a billion tax-payer dollars have been wasted teaching gibberish

Clive’s noble cause

7 December 2019 9:00 am

Clive James wasn’t afraid to take on the climate change cult

Business/Robbery etc

7 December 2019 9:00 am

A union voice coming to Australian boardrooms

Labour’s ugly taint of antisemitism

7 December 2019 9:00 am

The Left’s favourite themes have all combined

Portrait of Rear-Admiral William Bligh (detail) Alexander Huey, 1814

7 December 2019 9:00 am

Hero or Villain? That is the question posed about William Bligh by an exhibition currently at the Australian National Maritime…

Euthanasia notes

7 December 2019 9:00 am

Dignity in death ‘Serendipity’ brings to mind instances of happy and mutually-beneficial coincidence. Sadly, a few experiences I’ve had over…

Lock up the politicians

7 December 2019 9:00 am

Republicans fiddle while our farmers starve

Kiwi notes

7 December 2019 9:00 am

For much of my juvenile life in England, New Zealand existed only as a kind of mysterious dual oceanic blob…