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GoFundMe's spectacular 'woke' collapse

7 February 2022 2:32 pm

The CEO of GoFundMe, Tim Cadogan, set his Twitter account to ‘private’ after presiding over one of the biggest outrages…

$777.8 million wasted by NSW Health

4 February 2022 8:11 am

The people of New South Wales will remember when Health Minister Brad Hazzard floated the idea of making the unvaccinated…

The road to freedom

1 February 2022 6:22 pm

Truckies have become a symbol of freedom for Canadians living under Justin Trudeau’s increasingly despotic medical state. 50,000 trucks –…

A billion dollar barrier against the UN

30 January 2022 4:00 am

At a time when Australian businesses and families are Covid-broke, Prime Minister Scott Morrison has casually dropped a billion dollars…

We should chat about WeChat…

26 January 2022 2:00 pm

‘Rules are rules!!!’ Scott Morrison insisted, during the Djokovic saga. Well, ‘rules are rules’ unless you’re Scott Morrison trying to…

The terrifying Quebec ‘Covid Youth’

23 January 2022 2:00 pm

A disturbing piece of footage went viral last week on social media. Originating in Canada, a Quebec talk show aired…

Who owns Australia’s children – parents or the government?

19 January 2022 2:00 pm

There used to be a fundamental difference between the world’s socialist states and western democracies. Under a socialist system, children…

Australia Day parade cancelled, Invasion Day goes ahead

13 January 2022 12:00 pm

Last year, the Victorian government dubiously cancelled their Australia Day parade due to Covid. It was an unpopular decision that…

Australians ‘open’ to becoming RAT addicts

7 January 2022 4:00 pm

Sudafed-style ID checks are about to be brought in to make sure Australians don’t end up as RAT addicts. 2022…

Don't blame Novak Djokovic

5 January 2022 12:57 pm

The unhinged fury levelled at Novak Djokovic has revealed a dark undercurrent to Australia’s Covid narrative. As the ATP world…

Correction and apology to Leigh Sales

21 December 2021 12:15 pm

In an article headlined ‘Travelling interstate? Prepare for holiday hell’ by Joel Agius published online on December 20 regarding onerous…

Washington warns Danandrewstan: Mike Pompeo on China, coronavirus and the Belt and Road

24 May 2020 4:37 pm

Spectator Australia editor and Sky News Australia host Rowan Dean spoke exclusively with United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo…

Twit of the Day

27 March 2020 6:41 pm

It’s our third outing, so by now you should know the game. But as we missed yesterdays, here’s an update.…

Twit of the Day

25 March 2020 5:40 pm

It was only yesterday that the SpecOz launched its effort to generate modish social capital in these times of trouble…

Introducing our Twit of the Day

24 March 2020 4:08 pm

In these times of trouble, it’s important that we join together as a community — and what unites us more…

Tim Fischer: farewell to a gentle warrior

22 August 2019 2:07 pm

In its campaign advertising in 1996 the Keating government portrayed Nationals leader Tim Fischer as a half-deranged yokel; a national…

The stupidest story of the year?

20 June 2019 5:12 pm

Dear, gentle reader. Is this – from the Nine Network’s dying fringe-left SMAge mastheads –  the stupidest story of the…

Ground Control to Major Jane

10 June 2019 10:32 am

She’s out of her mind. She’s off the planet. There’s nothing more ridiculous than when a Nor Shor leftie accepts…

The things you can learn at university these days

1 June 2019 1:13 pm

From The Conservation, that university funded website for academics who would really rather be breakfast TV hosts, a cracker: Having…

Unlike the big boys the Spectator Australia called it way before

20 May 2019 12:27 am

About that Labor landslide… Remember how the Berejiklian government would just hang on or be swept away in a tidal…

Yassmin: democracy is always a risk for those of us who know better

19 May 2019 3:22 pm

You don’t really think a night like last night would have gone by without a pithy and pertinent observation from…

It’s the coal wot won it

19 May 2019 3:52 am

That and other post-election news and analysis appearing in your Flat White from later Sunday. Got something to add? Join…

Do it for Bob

17 May 2019 9:08 am

The hashtag bobbed up as the news spread last night: #DoItForBob. Yes. Let’s. Spectator types in particular. Let’s have a…

What’s woke this week?

10 May 2019 4:37 pm

What’s woke this week? Actually, we’re cheating a little with what’s woke the week after next — and the week…

We can’t get a Greta, but bring on Bella…

2 May 2019 1:37 pm

Gaia be praised! Greta Thunberg was otherwise occupied, but Richard Di Natale’s got himself his very own election klimate katastrophist…