Mark Latham

Trump towers

23 June 2018 9:00 am

In his 1977 book The Age of Uncertainty, the American economist John Kenneth Galbraith depicted the great leaders of history…

Latham’s law

16 June 2018 9:00 am

At last, there’s a break in the weather. As identity politics has swept across Australia like a crackling thunderstorm, drenching…

Latham’s law

9 June 2018 9:00 am

What was Paul Ramsay thinking? In dedicating part of his estate’s $3 billion endowment to course work at an Australian…

Latham’s Law

2 June 2018 9:00 am

In the Middle Ages, society had a long list of taboo terms, usually associated with witchcraft. In today’s politics, the…

Hangers-on

26 May 2018 9:00 am

The former NSW Premier Neville Wran had an interesting take on the true meaning of working class culture. Having grown…

Latham’s law

3 February 2018 9:00 am

One of the strange reactions to the 17th Century Enlightenment was the concept of the Noble Savage. In the backlash…

Latham’s law

27 January 2018 9:00 am

For the large amounts of national security spending and ‘expert advice’ available to our governments, they are still struggling with…

Diary Australia

9 August 2014 9:00 am

At the season launch for the 1987 Sheffield Shield, the South Australian captain, David Hookes, was seated next to Don…