Kevin Donnelly

The spirit of conservative vision

14 May 2022 9:00 am

One of the principal election strategies employed by Scott Morrison is the argument that Anthony Albanese and the Labor Party…

Supporting women in sport is a winner for Morrison

22 April 2022 4:00 am

Prime Minister Scott Morrison and ex-Prime Ministers John Howard and Tony Abbott are right to support Katherine Deves, the Liberal…

Schools must return to a classical education

7 April 2022 9:00 am

Evidenced by this week’s international CiRCE conference on classical education involving a number of Australian and American speakers, the good news…

Wokeism: the next big religion

31 March 2022 2:00 pm

One of the more intriguing aspects of neo-Marxist inspired wokeness, notwithstanding its avowed secular nature and hostility to Christianity, is…

Radical gender theory starts in kindergarten

18 March 2022 10:53 am

A recent research paper titled Parents’ perspectives on the inclusion of gender and sexuality diversity in K-12 schooling: results from an…

Kids Helpline goes Woke

4 March 2022 12:00 pm

It shouldn’t surprise that under the heading ‘Sexual Identity’ the internet-based Kids Helpline promotes gender fluidity and diversity to children…

Kids need an education, not Woke indoctrination

18 February 2022 2:00 pm

A recent The Sun newspaper article written by the UK Secretary of State for Education Nadhim Zahawi should be compulsory reading for…

Mob hysteria

10 February 2022 10:26 am

While both Grace Tame, a victim of sexual abuse, and Brittany Higgins, who was allegedly raped in Parliament House, have…

Woke medicine

22 November 2021 1:55 pm

As noted by Roger Kimball in the World section, politically correct language and mind control now infects the medical profession,…

Victoria, the Venezuela of the South

4 October 2021 1:00 pm

Such was the ineptitude and mismanagement when Joan Kirner was Victoria’s Premier the state become known as the Albania of the south…

Liberty demands the state respect religion

1 October 2021 12:18 pm

While the commonwealth government is yet to table the revised version of its Freedom of Religion Bill there’s no doubt…

‘Of all tyrannies, a tyranny exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive’

21 September 2021 4:00 am

When it comes to recognising and calling out oppression and tyranny CS Lewis hits the nail on the head.  His…

Time to show us the light at the end of the tunnel, Dan

16 September 2021 3:20 pm

The Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews (aka Chairman Dan) after over a year and a half has finally offered to provide…

It’s not only history. The left has captured literature too

14 September 2021 1:08 pm

Much of the recent debate about the school curriculum has focused on history teaching and events like the arrival of…

In Gladystopia men can now be Woman of the Year

3 September 2021 11:29 am

Based on biology and genetic makeup a woman is a woman and a man is a man. No longer, according…

Awarding Olympic medals must end – it reinforces a binary and elitist worldview

10 August 2021 11:06 am

One of the nation’s peak sporting bodies, the Australian Centre for Equity and Excellence in Sport, has issued a warning…

Three in five believe white Australians are ‘victims of discrimination to some extent’

23 June 2021 1:17 pm

It’s no surprise Inclusive Australia’s ‘Measuring Social Inclusion’ survey last year discovered three out of five respondents “believed that White Australians…

Their ABC fails the objectivity test on Aboriginal history

3 June 2021 12:12 pm

According to its Code of Practice, the ABC “has a statutory duty to ensure that the gathering and presentation of…

The revised national curriculum is cancel culture on steroids

7 May 2021 4:00 am

The release of the revised national curriculum, once again, has sparked a debate about the study of Judeo-Christianity and Western…

The federal government didn’t kill university arts departments. Try cultural Marxism

11 April 2021 3:27 pm

In a defence of arts and humanities departments in the Nine newspapers last week that flagged concerns about their survival,…

The school curriculum must focus on learning, not indoctrination

29 March 2021 1:31 pm

Calls to mandate what is described as ‘consent education’ in the national school curriculum represents the most recent example of…

Teaching continues to go backwards

25 March 2021 4:00 am

If ever the public needs additional evidence as to why Australia’s education system is either flatlining or going backwards based…

Cancel culture and the left’s long march

16 March 2021 4:00 am

Last week Manchester University in Britain published a ‘Guide to Inclusive Language’ that proves, once again, how successful the cultural-left…

Victimhood feminism: whatever happened to empowering women?

26 February 2021 4:16 pm

As a teenage boy who saw his mother beaten and assaulted as a result of domestic violence I’m the first…

Unto them a child is born: the joylessness of secular faiths

20 December 2020 5:11 pm

While those committed to extreme forms of secularism argue religion, especially Christianity, must be abolished it’s ironic that at the same time they adopt many of the characteristics of the…