Michael Davis

Conservative notes

16 June 2016 1:00 pm

Yet another reason to keep the Crown: as part of her 90th birthday honors list, the Queen knighted Roger Scruton.…

Conservative notes

11 June 2016 8:00 am

Here’s how you raise a generation of Islamophobes: take a million kids who go to church once a year and…

Conservative notes

9 June 2016 1:00 pm

Here’s how you raise a generation of Islamophobes: take a million kids who go to church once a year and…

Australian notes

2 June 2016 1:00 pm

I love Malcolm, but where is he when you need him?   ‘This isn’t the Malcolm Turnbull Australians thought they…

Multicultural notes

19 May 2016 1:00 pm

‘Once upon a time there was a kingdom where people of all races and nationalities got along in perfect peace…

Conservative notes

5 May 2016 1:00 pm

I’m not going to survive much more of this Republican Primary. It’s not the infighting, the blowharding, or the underhandedness…

Bush notes

25 February 2016 3:00 pm

‘Most dynasties are defined and circumscribed by region,’ goes a 2001 op-ed in the Washington Post. ‘The Roosevelts rode as…

Primary notes

28 January 2016 3:00 pm

My heart sank when I read the PM arrived in Washington, DC just a few days after I left. God…

Drunken notes

22 October 2015 2:00 pm

I’m a bit drunk, so let’s just get this over with: I love Malcolm Turnbull. Now, hold your tomatoes, proles.…

Blue blood notes

8 October 2015 2:00 pm

My sole dream in life is to be a champagne socialist. It irritates me no end that there’s no apparent…

Bottom drawer

9 July 2015 1:00 pm

I’m sure I wasn’t the only one panting over the Daily Express’s report that ‘Vladimir Putin “wants” to reinstate Russia’s…

Bottom drawer

9 July 2015 1:00 pm

I’m sure I wasn’t the only one panting over the Daily Express’s report that ‘Vladimir Putin “wants” to reinstate Russia’s…

Bottom Drawer

28 May 2015 1:00 pm

To be fair to the Hon. Dame Quentin Bryce AD, CVO, no Labor politician has been allowed to be a…

Bottom Drawer

28 May 2015 1:00 pm

To be fair to the Hon. Dame Quentin Bryce AD, CVO, no Labor politician has been allowed to be a…

Bottom drawer

16 April 2015 9:30 am

Professor Anne Twomey (‘Royal activism in the spider web of secrecy’, 4 April) argues that Prince Charles’s use of his…

Bottom drawer

16 April 2015 9:30 am

Professor Anne Twomey (‘Royal activism in the spider web of secrecy’, 4 April) argues that Prince Charles’s use of his…