Andrew L. Urban

Malcolm, you promised… so go

20 August 2018 2:36 pm

Malcolm Turnbull’s backing off trying to bully his party into a NEGative plan has given the Liberals a golden opportunity…

Dumb and dumber

2 August 2018 12:42 pm

The venerable and much respected American columnist and commentator Charles Krauthammer famously noted that to understand US politics you have…

A quick quiz you can’t win

12 July 2018 6:21 pm

Who are these people? Without giving the quiz game away, here are some characteristics of people who belong to a…

Gun lore

10 July 2018 5:57 pm

I took the bullet in the chest and fell over dramatically, in what I hoped was slow motion, rolling down…

American mania

24 June 2018 2:55 am

America’s current crisis over illegal immigration, family separations and border policies generally, have highlighted and exacerbated the nature of America’s…

Memo Julie Bishop: get us out of the UNHCR

21 June 2018 7:29 am

Political leadership: leading the way on values with action. Doing what is right. Explaining and defending it clearly. Examples: this…

Donald Trump and the fury of the impotent

16 June 2018 10:19 am

The public moral disintegration and demeaning of an entire cohort of people reached its zenith with the globally televised meltdown…

Nukes 101 with Kim Jong-un

11 June 2018 3:35 pm

Kim Jong-un’s nuclear bluff looks like working. He and President Trump are on Singapore soil as I write, preparing to…

The great undiagnosed dysrationalia epidemic

8 June 2018 12:54 pm

I have long wondered why really intelligent people, like Malcolm Turnbull, say, and others, fail to see how irrational it…

The Parisites

5 May 2018 9:00 am

Last month it was two years since world leaders converged with self-congratulatory ceremony and chilled champagne to sign the multi…

Australia, a failing state

28 April 2018 9:00 am

According to the UN’s definition, ‘failed states’ are political entities that demonstrate little or no ability to provide their citizens…

Assad did it, not Putin

15 April 2018 7:28 pm

Last week’s chemical attack on dozens of his citizens – including children – has elicited no outrage from President Bashir…

South Africa deaths reveal the real racists

13 April 2018 10:09 am

The critics of plans to offer asylum to white South African farmers are morally bankrupt and stupid to boot. Morally…

Illusion of knowledge warming the planet

7 April 2018 9:00 am

In this the 30th anniversary year of the IPCC, we should look back and remember the original sin with which…

Illegal immigration fuels the new American civil war

6 April 2018 5:58 pm

Much of the anti-Trump media and their echoes in Australia must believe people are fools, given their propensity for misleading…

Green on the outside, rancid on the inside

26 March 2018 12:36 pm

Illogical, ignorant, infantile, irrational and irrelevant, the Greens are a rancid infestation in Australia’s political kitchen, as they proved recently…

Mass migration and the weakening of the West

21 March 2018 7:34 am

Douglas Murray’s provocative article in The Weekend Australian ‘Add new migrants and stir carefully’ discusses the challenges of mass migration…

Trumping Obama

12 February 2018 4:29 pm

From Fox News: Campus Reform’s Cabot Phillips talked to students at New York City’s John Jay College, reading them quotes…

The polls bell for thee, Malcolm

5 February 2018 5:09 pm

The Prime Minister is deeply unpopular with much of the Liberal Party base, pundits keep telling us, yet he is…

That’s not climate change…

29 January 2018 1:00 pm

Global warming – more like global hotting at times – was a function of earth’s climate long before humans used…

Losing the battle for Britain

27 January 2018 9:00 am

Q: What’s the connection between jazz great Thelonious Monk and a dachshund called Charlie Barker? A: A cartoonist named Michael…

Australian notes

20 January 2018 9:00 am

Memo to Republicans: Australia is not a colony The fundamental difference between Australia as a ‘colony’ and every other colony…

Greens patronising over Australia Day

17 January 2018 8:22 am

In the last few minutes (history time) some white dudes, notably the Greens, have taken it upon themselves to speak…

Manufacturing climate consensus

9 January 2018 12:06 pm

Just out, the first book to be published by the US-based Global Warming Foundation is by the Australian writer/researcher Bernie…

Guilty

6 January 2018 9:00 am

A decision by Justice Elizabeth Fullerton is due imminently in the case of malicious prosecution brought by Gordon Wood against…