Andrew Urban

Warriors for liberty

14 October 2017 9:00 am

It is sobering if not downright depressing to be reviewing two new books whose authors can be described as warriors…

Apology unaccepted

2 September 2017 9:00 am

It was 18 years ago last weekend that then-PM John Howard moved a Motion of Reconciliation, including an expression of…

Cold temperatures in hot water

12 August 2017 9:00 am

Australia’s Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) is in hot water after revelations that have cast doubt on the reliability and veracity…

Wage inequality: us vs the bureaucrats

31 July 2017 4:38 pm

Note to Labour: One reason why the income gap widens in times of slow economic growth, I suggest, is surely…

Same old inconvenient drivel

17 July 2017 7:30 am

Al Gore’s new film, An Inconvenient Sequel – Truth to Power, opens in Australia on August 10. What a pity.…

Sydney (pseudo) Science Festival 2017

4 July 2017 1:10 pm

The Sydney Science Festival (August 8-20, if you want to put it in your diary) has booked an Opera House…

The peaceful majority are irrelevant

1 July 2017 9:00 am

Islam has exported its primitive, age-old and endless Sunni vs Shiite war of religious violence around the world, expanding it…

It just ain’t so

10 June 2017 9:00 am

Writing at Climate Etc., esteemed climate scientist Dr Judith Curry has urged greater attention to the uncertainties of scientific research…

Terror targets? We have it in writing…

1 June 2017 5:26 pm

Are we in the West stupid, careless, uninformed or suicidal? It is now 10 years – that is a decade…

ASIO’s insult to the intelligence of Muslims

28 May 2017 6:25 pm

It’s an insult to the intelligence of Muslims, frankly to all of us, to keep claiming that terrorism today is…

Jihadi notes

27 May 2017 9:00 am

Why the West is lost The shimmering mirage of an enlightened age across the West is shattered now, and it…

Sinking into oppression

13 May 2017 9:00 am

We were saying things around the dinner table last Friday night and Gillian Triggs could not stop us. We were…