Dom Penava

Long live freedom, dammit! 

30 January 2024 3:00 am

The world’s richest and most powerful leaders are wondering why people don’t trust them anymore

A sham referendum?

7 June 2023 5:00 am

In the oppressed world, ‘sham elections’ are held to reinforce loyalty to the ruling party. Despite the illusion of choice,…

Conservatives, where art thou?

15 May 2023 5:00 am

Last year, conservative commentator Matt Walsh released his iconic documentary, What is a woman? thrusting the question deep into the…

A big fat problem

28 February 2023 6:00 am

For a country crippled by obesity, it’s not hard to see where Australia might be getting it wrong. Aside from…

Game, set and match on Australia’s Covid response

4 February 2023 5:00 am

Twelve months ago, Novak Djokovic was deported from Australia for allegedly (and essentially, by way of description from the minister)…

Qatar wins against Woke

13 January 2023 7:00 am

Last month (or year to be precise), the FIFA World Cup ended with the most entertaining final in the sport’s…

It’s acceptable to protest Covid measures – but only in China

2 December 2022 6:00 am

And just like that, in case you missed the headlines, protesting against Covid measures has become acceptable. Heroic, even –…

The Leftism I used to know

26 November 2022 3:08 pm

I need to confess my deepest, darkest secret. Back when I was a political amateur, not knowing any better, I…

Australia’s Woke World Cup

20 November 2022 8:00 am

As the child of proud ethnic immigrants, some of my best memories come from watching my country’s national football team.…