australian letters

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,…

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…

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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…

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…

Australian letters

3 December 2016 9:00 am

Abnormal Sir: Just read Rod Liddle’s column ‘The new normal’ in a word ‘BULLSEYE’. Be careful with that spelling if…

Australian letters

26 November 2016 9:00 am

Latham returns Sir: Wow; he’s back! And still giving it to the a…holes. A great column. Fantastic!Miles Hedge Kings Plains…

Australian letters

15 October 2016 9:00 am

Abstract profit Sir: I once worked in a factory opposite a sign writer who used a large panel to test…

Australian letters

8 October 2016 9:00 am

Pollies pryorities Sir: If only’ the changes to the upper houses of Parliament recommended by Noreen Pryor could be enacted,…

Australian letters

24 September 2016 9:00 am

Beyond reason Sir: As an avowed atheist Matthew Parris asks an eloquent and critical question in regard to the achievement…

Australian letters

10 September 2016 9:00 am

Gonski bureaucrats Sir: John Slater “I don’t Give a Gonski” reflects, unlike what the intellectual left preach, what most mature,…

Australian letters

3 September 2016 9:00 am

Gender fluid Sir: I wonder if the authors of ‘Dr.James Barry’ got their inspiration from the 1999 publication by Isabel…

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.…

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…

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…

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…

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”.…

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,…

Australian letters

18 June 2016 9:00 am

The Peta principle Sir: A besotted Richard Ferguson didn’t hold back on the superlatives in his pean to Peta Credlin…

Australian letters

4 June 2016 9:00 am

A Del Con writes… Sir, your leading article of 28 May 2016 sets out the terrible choice we face on…

Australian letters

28 May 2016 9:00 am

Not gay Sir: Ian Thompson in his review of Freedman’s book “ The Murderous History of Biblical Translations …” (Spectator…

Australian letters

14 May 2016 9:00 am

Metal cocoon Sir: Perhaps the most worrying thing not mentioned by James McCann about the submarine announcement is that Australia…

Australian letters

7 May 2016 9:00 am

Mad and bad Sir: I suspect that Gary Johns is correct in his assertion that Anders Breivik was having a…

Australian letters

30 April 2016 9:00 am

Cartoon charms Sir: Politics can grow stale and reviews be a matter of taste, but Spectator cartoons are a continual…

Australian letters

23 April 2016 9:00 am

Navy sunk Sir: As a proud ex-Wren during World War ll, I heartily endorse your editorial on the Royal Australian…

Australian letters

16 April 2016 9:00 am

Burger kings Sir: It’s a truth universally acknowledged that no two countries with Macca’s outlets have ever declared war on…