Andrew L. Urban

There is no greater taboo than perceived insensitivity to Aboriginal Australia, so why the constant cries of racism?

10 July 2020 4:31 pm

“Burn the f…ing place down!” screams the angry young Aboriginal woman on the TV screen (in a red dress and…

Our genius universities: let’s fix discrimination against women by making them bigger targets

9 March 2020 8:28 pm

I didn’t realise the University of Technology Sydney is run by dummies. The university has received approval from the NSW…

We have a surplus, but it’s just been deployed against bushfire and coronavirus debt and deficit

5 March 2020 6:00 pm

Perhaps the best way to look at the budgetary effects of coronavirus is not that it has helped wipe out…

The Democrats will be butchered by their botched coup

31 January 2020 6:20 pm

The botched attempt at a coup against US President Donald Trump by the Democrats — and their anti-Trump supporters within…

Impeachment? As Bill Clinton once said, Mr President, I feel your pain

19 January 2020 5:00 am

It’s excruciating. My eye rolls are so severe and unstoppable that my eyelids are sore. My forehead is red from…

Fluid factism grips the world

27 December 2019 5:00 am

For holiday reading I have dived into non-fiction books filled with facts and hard evidence (cod, salt, volcanoes, earthquakes), to…

Damn due process, let’s impeach Trump anyway

6 December 2019 6:25 pm

We are witnessing America’s arguably most destructive political convulsion as the Democrats’ move to impeach President Donald Trump. It is…

Climate change – as it really is

3 December 2019 4:30 pm

The most important and useful essay this year on climate change is an op-ed by Dr Judith Curry written for…

We are only half-reconciled

17 August 2019 9:00 am

Senator Pat Dodson, often called the ‘father of reconciliation’, said last week that political leaders had failed to reconcile with…

No knockout left hook from Mueller

25 July 2019 5:16 pm

The question I hurled several times at my TV during the six-hour-long Mueller hearing at the House Judiciary Committee yesterday…

If one scientist was enough for Einstein…

23 April 2019 2:27 pm

How many scientists do you need to demonstrate to policymakers in words they can understand that CO2 is not a…

It’s the stupid, economy

13 April 2019 6:36 pm

Trust Labor to get it arse about. Bill Clinton famously used the mantra, “It’s the economy, stupid.” to win the…

Death on the Derwent: a new witness cries foul

11 March 2019 7:02 pm

In as emotional 60 Minutes interview last night, Meaghan Vass told the truth. ‘The objective evidence backs it up,’ as…

unPresidented idiocy from the anti-Trump brigade

13 January 2019 3:46 pm

‘Not my President!’ can be heard echoing across the American leftscape, two years after Donald Trump’s inauguration, interspersed with ‘Let’s…

An incontrovertible truth (or two)

3 December 2018 12:30 pm

My address to the Climate Change Conference, Katowice, Poland, December 2 – 14, 2018: Special greetings to Al Gore Al,…

Do we want a nation run like a union – or a booming business?

9 October 2018 7:49 am

The CEO of USA Inc, Donald Trump, has concluded the win-win-win US-Mexico-Canada trade deal; total US unemployment has dropped to…

How Ford denied Kavanaugh a defence

4 October 2018 8:56 pm

It isn’t that Dr Catherine Blasey Ford’s testimony to the United States Senate Judiciary Committee alleging attempted rape by Judge…

The media vs the people

29 September 2018 9:00 am

‘The separation of powers means that the legal system is answerable to no one,’ I said, speaking at the Sydney…