Letters

Australian letters

25 March 2017 9:00 am

Bad laws Sir: Now that a couple of ACTU present and former leaders have come out and declared the efficacy…

If there’s a problem in the Vatican, it’s not Pope Francis

18 March 2017 9:00 am

Pope Francis’s mission Sir: Despite Damian Thompson’s intimations (‘The plot against the Pope’, 11 March), Pope Francis is going nowhere…

Australian letters

18 March 2017 9:00 am

Freedom fighter Sir: How sad is it that, in what turned out to be the last years of his life,…

The case against a second Scottish referendum

11 March 2017 9:00 am

On Scottish independence Sir: Alex Massie writes of the order permitting a second Scottish independence referendum: ‘Having granted such an…

Australian letters

11 March 2017 9:00 am

Penalty rates Sir: The Fair Work Commission might want to know how much Tony Abbott is paying some of your…

The case for Queen Camilla

4 March 2017 9:00 am

Camilla for Queen Sir: On reading Melanie McDonagh’s argument against there ever being a Queen Camilla (‘Against Queen Camilla’, 25 February),…

The Tories could – and should – have got rid of John Bercow years ago

25 February 2017 9:00 am

Seeing off the Speaker Sir: If senior Tories in Buckingham had had their way, John Bercow’s career as Speaker could…

Australian letters

25 February 2017 9:00 am

A doctor writes Sir: Rowan Dean ( Editorial 18 February ) has obviously been mixing with the wrong doctors’ wives.…

Ignore Sajid Javid — Britain has bags of room for more houses

18 February 2017 9:00 am

Living room Sir: Sajid Javid is quoted as saying that the biggest constraint on building more houses is the ‘lack…

We Brexiteers aren’t terrifed... it’s the Remainers having hysterics

11 February 2017 9:00 am

No fear Sir: Why does Matthew Parris think I am ‘secretly terrified’ of having voted to leave the EU (‘Brexiteers…

Australian letters

11 February 2017 9:00 am

Bankstown lefty Sir: Paul Keating’s political legacy was pretty good, but I have to scoff at his ‘world’s greatest treasurer’…

Don’t censor Geert Wilders – or let him near power

4 February 2017 9:00 am

Going Dutch Sir: As a Dutch man who lives in Britain, I found it heartening to read two such different…

Australian letters

4 February 2017 9:00 am

Hotspots Sir: No less than sixteen UN member nations formally ‘forbid Israeli passport holders to enter’. It is, I think,…

What makes a university a university?

28 January 2017 9:00 am

What is a university? Sir: As a former Russell Group vice chancellor, I think that Toby Young’s appeal for more universities…

Australian letters

28 January 2017 9:00 am

Real Invasion Day Sir: Australians will be celebrating Australia Day as people living in freedom in a beautiful and truly…

What physicists understand that economists don’t

21 January 2017 9:00 am

Particle of faith Sir: Fraser Nelson draws our attention to the most worrying aspect of economists getting it wrong, which…

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…

What would Freud have to say about Matthew Parris?

14 January 2017 9:00 am

Freudian slap Sir: In his Notes (7 January), Charles Moore explores the uncharacteristic reaction of Matthew Parris to the referendum…

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…

There is a dangerous new snobbery – but it’s not from Remainers

7 January 2017 9:00 am

Yet another kind of snob Sir: May I offer another definition of a ‘snob’ to the one described by Bryan…

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…

Why do Matthew Parris and the Remainers keep running Britain down?

31 December 2016 9:00 am

Unencumbered Sir: Matthew Parris’s bizarre reference (‘Unforgiven’, 10 December) to the UK economy as merely ‘medium-sized’ is a classic instance…

The Supreme Court should recognise Britain's unwritten law on Brexit

10 December 2016 9:00 am

Taking precedent Sir: In his excellent piece on the Supreme Court Article 50 ruling (‘Brexit in the balance’, 3 December),…

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…

Expect an easy Brexit? Then you mistake the EU for something rational

3 December 2016 9:00 am

Irrational EU Sir: James Forsyth’s otherwise excellent piece on Brexit talks (‘Britain’s winning hand’, 26 November) suffers from the flaw…