Mark Powell

Ten more reasons Labor lost the unlosable election

23 May 2019 8:11 am

Most people I speak to think that as a nation, we just dodged a bullet. And even those who voted…

The Israel Folau affair: Kafka – or John le Carré?

21 May 2019 8:04 pm

In the midst of the coalition’s ‘miraculous’ come from behind win at the federal election was the news that Israel…

Ten reasons Labor lost the unlosable election

19 May 2019 9:09 pm

Well, he did it. Bill Shorten snatched defeat right out of the jaws of victory. Which is all the more…

Israel Folau: the facts

10 May 2019 12:36 pm

There has obviously been a lot written on the whole fiasco involving Israel Folau and Rugby Australia, but the reporting…

Are Rugby Australia racist cultural imperialists?

2 May 2019 4:04 pm

With a third of Australia’s Test line-up being Polynesian, Rugby Australia can ill afford to discriminate on the grounds of…

Greta Thunberg, child sacrifice

30 April 2019 7:12 pm

Children have become the latest political pawn in the promotion of climate change catastrophism. As one of the best examples…

Smokin’ Joe Hildebrand: Bible school dropout

23 April 2019 5:09 pm

In what must surely come close to the modern-day equivalent of having committed career suicide, journalist Joe Hildebrand has converted…

Ten reasons why we’re being denied the truth about Planned Parenthood

4 April 2019 6:21 pm

Do you know what is one of the most revealing films that won’t be shown in Australian cinemas this year?…

Mother, sister, brother produce a baby

30 March 2019 12:24 pm

Remember when people warned that redefining marriage would open an ethical Pandora’s box? And remember when those who objected to…

Is Jordan Peterson a ‘gateway’ drug to Nazism?

16 March 2019 4:15 pm

At the recent Lesbians Who Tech summit in San Francisco—no, seriously, it’s a thing— Susan Wojicicki, the CEO of YouTube,…

No, no, no Alyssa Milano

14 March 2019 4:38 pm

I know it’s only March, but I think I may well have founder the winner of the “Dumbest Tweet of 2019”. In…

Menzies, Malcolm, misogyny and merit

13 March 2019 3:57 pm

Malcolm Turnbull—our now disgruntled former prime minister—believes that that the Liberal Party “absolutely” has a woman problem. And, somewhat unsurprisingly,…

Labor’s new abortion stance: ‘merciless, unjustified and simply wrong’

6 March 2019 7:18 pm

Traditionally, the Australian Labor Party, has been a product of Judeo-Christian values. But with the unveiling of Labor’s new abortion…

Philosoph Van has done it again

4 March 2019 7:02 pm

Jordan Peterson’s appearance on the ABC’s leftist echo chamber, Q&A, was quite the ratings hit recently. But one of the…

Blood sisters, dirt brothers and other brand new inanities

4 March 2019 11:48 am

I’ve often tried to challenge myself to come up with a scenario that so-called ‘progressives’ might invent that is just…

Men, now you too can breastfeed!

1 March 2019 7:37 am

Just before you think that this is such a good April Fool’s joke that I’m getting in a month early,…

Statistics, like gender, are now fluid too?

26 February 2019 7:32 am

My son came home from his private church school the other day and made a startling declaration. “Dad, do you…

What’s so good about transgender toilets?

21 February 2019 4:59 pm

It seems that simply posing the above question can—at least potentially—get you into some serious trouble these days. But it’s…

Identity politics devours its own

19 February 2019 6:56 pm

Former tennis legend, Martina Navratilova, now understands just how ‘nasty’ those who champion identity politics can actually be. The whole…

The queer case of Jussie Smollett and postmodern victimhood

18 February 2019 6:38 pm

Remember when Bill Shorten was caught out lying on national television about having personally witnessed the homophobic posters, “Stop the…

The green-left war on God becomes a poll fight

15 February 2019 1:19 pm

One of the things that the Left hates the most is religion. And unfortunately, New South Wales Labor contains a…

Why can’t I marry my sister’s husband?

12 February 2019 11:00 am

Remember back to before the non-binding-voluntary-postal-survey regarding the re-definition of marriage how the ‘yes’ campaign said that nothing was going…

What Ben Shapiro needs to realise about surrogacy

2 February 2019 2:37 pm

Ben Shapiro is without question one of the West’s most courageous and articulate voices in his defence of conservative values.…

Does Dumbo wear Prada?

10 December 2018 12:12 pm

For the Republicans, there can be no doubt about it, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez the gift that just keeps on giving. And…

Why PETA is my pet peeve

7 December 2018 11:21 am

Criticising PETA—the extremist animal liberation organisation—is kind of like shooting fish in a barrel. Because they routinely come up with…