William Hill

Privatise the ABC

16 January 2017 7:31 am

The Middle-Class Rip Off is an episode of the great British satire Yes Minister, where Humphrey Appleby excoriates his minister Jim Hacker, for suggesting that…

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Stealing beauty (and everything else)

14 January 2017 9:00 am

A new front in the war against racism has opened up and the fight is being taken to a new…

Trump and Russia: too much too soon

9 January 2017 7:25 am

Donald Trump wants closer and friendly ties with Russia and has long declared he will push for a realignment towards…

Soft power, hard outcomes

25 November 2016 1:25 pm

Wednesday’s edition of  7:30 included a fascinating piece on the campaign of the Chinese government to make China the world…

Far-right, or do you just disagree with them?

6 November 2016 6:44 am

The return of One Nation at the 2016 federal election and the emergence of a series of small right-wing parties…

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Duterte Harry

29 October 2016 9:00 am

At a government press conference, a grandstanding British journalist admonished Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, stating to the President of the…

Want to be leader? Who cares?

23 October 2016 4:56 pm

On a fantastic episode of South Park Eric Cartman was kidnapped by a deranged serial killer, tied to a chair…

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Le poison Pen

24 September 2016 9:00 am

The surge of the far-right Front National (FN) since Marine Le Pen took over the leadership of the party from…

Kevin Andrews and the challenges for Australian conservatism after Hanson

15 September 2016 7:35 am

Constructing a viable conservative governing coalition with a coherent plan of action for the problems of today is fundamentally complicated…

Trump’s core insight

2 September 2016 5:54 pm

Donald Trump’s absurd candidacy for the presidency has obscured the broad-based resentment at continuing levels of immigration and the problems…

What is behind the left’s sympathy for Islamist right?

25 August 2016 7:19 am

In 2015 Nick Cohen announced his ‘resignation‘ from the left in protest at its open support for the Islamist extreme-right.…

Labor’s love-hate relationship

27 June 2016 10:52 am

Despite the media’s classification of 2016 as a close run contest modern Labor is performing at an historically low level…

Greedy Greens

18 June 2016 9:00 am

Being wrongly labelled is one of the dangers of political life and a threat to future political success, but we…