Morgan Begg

Comic books are now a laughing stock

4 April 2020 9:00 am

The heroes of yesteryear have been supplanted by woke snowflakes

China notes

19 October 2019 9:00 am

Age of appeasement We can be thankful to the Hong Kong protesters for highlighting the moral conflict at the heart…

The G-G should resign

10 August 2019 9:00 am

Australia’s constitutional system cannot function properly with a Governor-General inserting himself into contemporary political debate. If the current Governor-General wishes…

Legislating free speech

29 June 2019 9:00 am

What is happening to Israel Folau should not happen in a free society. GoFundMe’s hypocritical decision to shut down a…

Super Justice Warriors

16 March 2019 9:00 am

Captain Marvel, released to cinemas this month, is more than just another addition to the already saturated superhero film market.…


24 November 2018 9:00 am

Stan Lee’s contribution to modern pop culture was nearly without comparison. His creations in the pages of Marvel Comics –…

Our broken federation and its broken GST

16 October 2018 2:42 pm

The reignited debate about the distribution of GST revenue this month highlights some of the worst aspects of Australia’s damaged…

Reds on the red carpet

6 October 2018 9:00 am

For the hundreds of millions of people worldwide who watched Apollo 11 land on the moon in 1969, there are…

Sorry Scott, but the GST fight isn’t over

19 July 2018 3:06 pm

It is a safe rule of thumb to assume that whenever a minister or a bureaucrat says “no one will…

Fellow citizens

11 November 2017 9:00 am

The High Court’s decision last month to disqualify five federal parliamentarians for being dual citizens represents the worst excesses of…

18c: the process is still the punishment

26 September 2017 7:32 am

Despite the federal government’s amendments earlier this year, the process is still the punishment under section 18C of the Racial…

Lack of same sex protection

2 September 2017 9:00 am

The (thankfully) former president of the Australian Human Rights Commission Gillian Triggs suggested recently that the same-sex marriage debate was…

Hello Triggs-lite, goodbye free speech

22 June 2017 1:54 pm

It’s clear now that the Coalition government is not only uninterested in the idea of restructuring the bureaucracy, but it also is not even interested…

Filling Triggs’ shoes

3 June 2017 9:00 am

The Human Rights Commission’s selective agenda does not include the protection of fundamental human rights like freedom of speech. For…

What part of free speech doesn’t Liberty Victoria understand?

4 May 2017 7:31 am

Liberty Victoria’s decision to reward Gillian Triggs with its annual Voltaire Award is a perfect example of the left’s perverse…

18c: not perfect, but a pretty good start

22 March 2017 12:16 pm

The Turnbull government’s proposed changes to section 18c don’t go all the way, but they’re a pretty good start. Yesterday, Prime…

Fake news meets 18c

1 March 2017 9:08 am

Earlier this month Professor Andrew Jakubowitz of the taxpayer-created Cyber Racism and Community Resilience Research Group attempted to debunk a…

Picking judges

18 February 2017 9:00 am

President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats in the United States are about to engage in political warfare about who will…

Picking judges

16 February 2017 3:00 pm

President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats in the United States are about to engage in political warfare about who will…

Revealed: how your taxes fund the 18c Fan Club

3 February 2017 7:36 am

One of the most obvious features of the parliamentary inquiry into section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act has been…

Jedi vs Jihadi

16 January 2016 9:00 am

Why do we ignore the profoundly Western cultural and Christian roots of the biggest icon in global popular culture?