Richard Ferguson

Even Gillard got her Census right

20 August 2016 9:00 am

In 14AD, the Roman Emperor Tiberius, an unlovable man who succeeded the far superior Augustus, successfully managed a census of…

Peta, TV star

11 June 2016 8:00 am

When the history of this current Liberal-National government is written (Troy Bramston already has his pen ready) the name Peta…

G-G notes

28 April 2016 1:00 pm

Maybe it’s the sleeping monarchist in me – my Irish Catholic granny would be so ashamed – but wasn’t it…

Australian notes

18 February 2016 3:00 pm

This is the last reshuffle before the election, we promise. No more resignations, no more scandals, no more inter-party warfare.…

Kerr’s curse

28 January 2016 3:00 pm

Here it is, yet another book on the Dismissal. The fall of Gough Whitlam in 1975 has created quite a…

Kerr’s curse

28 January 2016 3:00 pm

Here it is, yet another book on the Dismissal. The fall of Gough Whitlam in 1975 has created quite a…

Bottom drawer

20 November 2014 3:00 pm

It was a sight to behold. Scott Morrison was suddenly the darling of the twittering Left. The Immigration Minister and…

Bottom drawer

20 November 2014 3:00 pm

It was a sight to behold. Scott Morrison was suddenly the darling of the twittering Left. The Immigration Minister and…