Fred Pawle

Shorten’s republic makes Brexit look well thought through

9 December 2018 6:45 pm

Bill Shorten has promised a plebiscite on the republic should he become prime minister after the next federal election. Unlike…

‘Righto, what’s his name then?’

11 August 2018 9:00 am

As he winds down his five-year tenure as an Australian Human Rights Commissioner, Tim Soutphommasane is redoubling the political divisiveness…

Australian diary

30 June 2018 9:00 am

Having become jaded by years of phony multiculturalism, which in Australia has led to cultural ghettos, dual citizenships, victimhood and…

Faith, truth, love – and beauty

20 June 2018 5:20 pm

Of all the left’s grievances against western civilisation, few are as old or as constant as its demonisation of Christianity.…

Gays, trans and damned statistics

3 March 2018 9:00 am

Australia’s 17th census, conducted in 2016, was the first since the exercise began in 1911 to offer respondents the option…

Pilgrim’s notes

11 November 2017 9:00 am

Black paintings and missing uncle bill You know you live in relatively peaceful times when an insurrection leads to little…

Popping down to Winki Pop

16 September 2017 9:00 am

Surfers were the last of this planet’s great explorers. They followed the paths forged centuries earlier by missionaries and colonisers,…

Shark Notes

13 May 2017 9:00 am

Bloodlust of the greenies First they came for the surfers, and I did not speak out because… wait. What? Surfers…