Brianna McKee

The new space race: putting Woke into orbit

29 February 2024 2:00 am

If we want to reach for the stars, then it will be our best and brightest – not virtue signalling…

A victory for commonsense!

23 December 2023 2:00 am

In a win for commonsense, education ministers across the country have recently signed off on measures requiring universities to include…

Elite universities loathe us

2 December 2023 9:00 am

Our centres of higher learning can’t stand mainstream Australian values

Women pay the price for the Prime Minister’s productivity problems

13 November 2023 5:00 am

Despite a rapidly declining birth rate across the Western world, new research out of the United States shows many people…

The predictable dive of Australian universities in global rankings

11 October 2023 2:23 am

In August this year, Institute of Public Affairs’ research once again highlighted the free speech crisis on Australian university campuses.…

The niche, elitist research of universities: a waste of money

3 October 2023 5:00 am

Each year more than $12 billion disappears into the abyss vaguely described as ‘research and development’ in the higher education…

Free speech on campus, actions are louder than words

4 September 2023 4:00 am

Last week the University of Sydney announced that it would avoid taking an official position on the Voice to Parliament.…

Cheque mate

19 August 2023 9:00 am

$100 million a day and Labor wants a blank cheque

Clare’s woke-ready students

5 August 2023 9:00 am

Affirmative action dressed up as higher education reform

All aboard Dan’s woke trams

11 July 2023 6:00 am

If you need proof of the politicisation of everyday life, look no further than Melbourne’s public transport. Political propaganda parading…

It’s the constitution, it’s the vibe… it’s water justice

17 June 2023 9:00 am

Australians only need look to New Zealand to fear the Voice

The Budget’s rivers of gold flow toward its pet political ambitions

31 May 2023 4:30 am

Comedy writer Robert Orben is credited with saying, ‘If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.’ It is a phrase the…

Ardern’s Aotearoa adieu

2 May 2023 4:00 am

Her trademark empathy on full display, Jacinda Ardern, the antipodean icon of female empowerment, recently delivered her farewell speech to…

What’s left of our cultural inheritance?

21 March 2023 6:00 am

Though it may come as a surprise to a postmodernist, 3,000 years of Western history offers some viable solutions to…

The ‘anti-discrimination’ bandwagon – coming to a school near you

6 March 2023 4:00 am

You have to hand it to the ‘anti-discrimination’ warriors – they are effective. Watch them go from city to city…

‘Away with the Manger’: Christmas hijacked by politics

24 December 2022 10:00 am

Away with the manger; no wisemen from afar; the little Lord Jesus; replaced by Indigenous art!

The kids aren’t alright

1 November 2022 4:00 am

The Age of Anxiety has dawned. While this may be easy to dismiss as a natural corollary of the recent…

Tyranny’s higher education production line

14 October 2022 2:26 pm

Reflecting on Jacinda Ardern’s recent attack on free speech at the United Nations, British pundit Brendan O’Neill astutely declared that…

Undoing Australia

6 August 2022 9:00 am

The University of Melbourne is training revolutionaries to dismantle the nation