Anthony McAdam

The last time David Irving came to Oz…

17 April 2017 2:47 pm

For decades now a man called David Irving has been the subject of fierce contempt to honest scholars, decent citizens…

Murdoch and Assange: The Donald’s two unlikely Aussie helpers

20 October 2016 1:07 pm

Like a lot of Australians I’ve been captivated over the last few months by the prospect of a Trump victory. …

Fighting back

16 January 2016 9:00 am

For anyone looking for a stimulating read this summer, one that bestows a certain sense of rationality on our otherwise…

Shanghai’s unwitting role as saviour

21 November 2015 9:00 am

The legendary ‘Paris of the East’ became the ‘last chance saloon’ for Jews fleeing the Holocaust, many of whom ended up in Australia

The Conquest of Russia

29 August 2015 9:00 am

An Aussie’s role in a unique ‘Marshall Plan of Ideas’ designed to try to save Russia from itself

Thick as bricks

20 June 2015 9:00 am

The intertwined nature of business, media and politics built the corrupt edifice of WA Inc

Our very own Alan Turing

7 February 2015 9:00 am

The little known story of our own code-breaking star, Eric Nave, who did as much as anyone to break the Japanese naval codes

Crowe’s water diviner is out of his depth

10 January 2015 9:00 am

A film that purports to show the ‘other’ side of the ANZAC story does anything but

Melbourne’s academic ‘Potemkin Village’

2 November 2013 9:00 am

While reading this book I was reminded of the great ‘scandal’ among New York’s intelligentsia in 1982 when the then…