Mark Powell

Are you happy now, Greta?

3 April 2020 5:00 am

Apparently, the current coronavirus pandemic is not linked to the exotic eating habits of the Chinese, but instead is due to “the…

Italy as the model? That a brave call, even for the(ir) ABC

31 March 2020 10:56 am

The health situation in Italy is dire. Tragically, over 11,000 people have died in excess of 100,000 people have caught…

We’re now paying the price for our Faustian folly with China

25 March 2020 11:37 am

If coronavirus has taught us anything it’s that the Chinese regime cannot be trusted. Please note that I said regime and…

Closing the Rock and the problems of progressive paternalism

24 March 2020 12:08 pm

You may have been too busy in a supermarket queue last Saturday to read the remarks of former head ranger…

Donald Trump goes Kung Flu fighting

20 March 2020 4:45 pm

There seems to be no end to the hatred against United States President. Just recently his administration was accused by…

Coronavirus, climate change and C S Lewis

15 March 2020 7:45 am

As I write this article I am about to board an almost deserted plane from Northern Thailand bound for Bangkok and then…

Soon we won’t even be able to use the old bullock dray – the methane emissions

3 March 2020 4:00 pm

The political madness of Britain committing itself to a net-zero emissions target by 2050 has been highlighted by David van Gend in an excellent…

EXCLUSIVE: Forget Newspeak, meet Lovespeak

23 February 2020 12:00 pm

If you were still in any doubt as to George Orwell’s powers of prediction, then just consider this. The ANZ bank…

Will our new moral police ever stop harassing Israel Folau?

19 February 2020 5:05 pm

Israel Folau is no longer allowed to play sport in Australia—of every sporting code—and so he has been forced to…

Richard Dawkins, euthanasia and eugenics

18 February 2020 4:00 pm

Richard Dawkins is the gift that just keeps on giving. Well, at least for us religious types who believe in…

Jordan Peterson and how the left seek to destroy those it hates

17 February 2020 1:35 pm

Jordan Peterson, one of the world’s leading intellectuals and a twenty-first-century champion of academic truth has just passed through one of the most…

The Top 10 Tweets of 2019

20 December 2019 4:01 pm

Well, it’s been quite a year on social media. And true to form, the cesspool of human opinion that is…

Not all protestors are created equal

7 November 2019 12:23 pm

Labor leader Anthony Albanese tweeted his support for people’s democratic right to protest earlier this week. This is what it…

Ten reasons why climate catastrophists need to cool down

16 October 2019 5:00 am

If we are to believe the hype, then human civilisation as we know it is on the brink of extinction.…

All about consent, without consent

10 October 2019 5:37 pm

While officials in Indonesia have been busy channelling their inner Turnbull in prosecuting sexual infidelity, The University of Technology Sydney…

Will Gladys reach full term?

17 September 2019 12:08 pm

The spill motion against the NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian was never going to succeed because the courageous Tanya Davies and…

NSW pollies, you can’t sit on the spire: you’re either pro-life or not

4 September 2019 4:45 pm

To use Mick Young’s mighty slogan from 1972, ‘It’s Time’. It’s time that all of the New South Wales parliamentarians…

Are abortion activists overstating the demand for terminations?

25 August 2019 5:03 pm

I recently went to see my local member — who also happens to be the NSW Opposition Leader, Jodi McKay…

Gladys and Alex: eugenics hip new friends

23 August 2019 3:58 pm

Many people are rightly outraged at just how extreme Alex Greenwich’s “Reproductive Rights Bill” is, which will soon be before…

EXCLUSIVE: Late term abortion – not as rare as the choice lobby want you to believe

15 August 2019 1:00 am

Many proponents of the NSW ‘Reproductive Rights’ Bill—which allows abortion up until birth—are defending the legislation by saying that late-term…

Profiles in courage (not)

8 August 2019 10:00 pm

I can’t think of a more pathetic display of non-leadership than that of Premier Gladys Berejiklian and her Deputy John…

Gladys’ greyhound moment?

5 August 2019 12:32 pm

Pro-life politicians from the Liberals and Labor in New South Wales no doubt spent the weekend huddling over proposed amendments…

NSW bill includes late term abortion

30 July 2019 12:00 pm

The Bill currently being presented by Alex Greenwich this week in the NSW Parliament not only seeks to decriminalise abortion…

EXCLUSIVE: New NSW Liberal abortion push overrides checks and balances

28 July 2019 6:13 pm

New South Wales Liberals seem set to hide behind a left-wing independent to rush through a full decriminalisation of abortion,…

What’s Rugby Australia got to say on the Qur’an?

10 July 2019 5:00 am

When Israel Folau is asked to swear on the Bible before he gives evidence in the High Court, will someone…