Claire Chandler

Foreign policy fibs and half-truths

21 February 2024 11:00 am

Despite frequent promises that they would be the most transparent and open government ever, the Albanese government has gone out…

Iran is at the centre of Middle East crisis

20 January 2024 1:20 am

2024 commences with the worrying spectre of Iran-backed groups including Hamas, Hezbollah, the Houthis, the Islamic Resistance in Iraq and…

Islamic Republic of Iran and Hamas

7 November 2023 4:30 am

As the Islamic Republic of Iran and its terror networks cause death and destruction in Israel and Gaza and threaten…

Why are governments spending so much money policing our speech?

29 August 2023 3:11 pm

The Albanese government’s attempt to make itself the arbiter of truth with its Orwellian ‘Misinformation’ Bill has thrown a spotlight…

Labor’s Censorship Bill a threat to democracy

29 June 2023 2:00 pm

Who do you trust to determine what is true and what is false? To determine which news and opinion is…

Pesutto’s war against Moira Deeming is utterly unprincipled

7 April 2023 11:44 am

Flying home from Canberra last week, I finished listening to The Witch Trials of JK Rowling, a podcast exploring how a…

Dark times for freedom of speech

23 February 2022 5:38 pm

You could barely imagine a more ludicrous scenario. A female CEO sacked without process. From Girl Guides. For questioning why…

You can’t cancel women from women’s sport

13 October 2021 3:36 pm

From the US Democrat Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and her references to “menstruating person”, to the Lancet’s “bodies with vaginas” to Australia’s…

Official: “Sport Australia has not defined the term ‘woman'”

22 July 2020 1:00 pm

Should women and girls have to share change rooms and toilets with people with male genitals? Is it okay for…