The Spectator Australia

Yessssssss

18 November 2017 9:00 am

The devil is in the detail. And the snakes are in the grass. This week’s cover by Sarah Dudley and…

New Year’s election?

11 November 2017 9:00 am

What a mess; and, for once, it didn’t start with Malcolm Turnbull. The citizenship fiasco is a consequence of the…

Julie? No thanks

4 November 2017 9:00 am

There is now a real prospect that Julie Bishop will become our next Prime Minister. Alas, such an outcome would…

Age of Endarkenment

28 October 2017 9:00 am

All around us, we are seeing the cultural lights of Western civilisation flickering, if not being dimmed or even switched…

Just another hoax

21 October 2017 9:00 am

Two out of three ain’t bad. Or so we are supposed to believe. So let’s start by accepting that the…

Goats, volcanoes and Turnbull

14 October 2017 9:00 am

‘Contrary to the breathless assertions that climate change is behind every weather event, in Australia, the floods are not bigger,…

Grateful, not dead

7 October 2017 9:00 am

As is the case after every horrific mass shooting in the United States, Australians not directly affected by the events…

Australian letters

30 September 2017 9:00 am

More please Sir: What a great pleasure it was for me as a hybrid New Zealand / Australian to read…

Absolutely nothing

30 September 2017 9:00 am

Once more we are being asked to believe the unbelievable. Once again the usual suspects in the media and politics…

Happy New Year

23 September 2017 9:00 am

As with the Chinese New Year, Ramadan, and other festive occasions on our multicultural calendar, the ten-day period from Rosh…

Australian letters

16 September 2017 9:00 am

Spreading the word Sir: Yesterday, I left my copy of last week’s Speccie behind at the optometrist after an appointment.…

Our energy farce

16 September 2017 9:00 am

What a mess! Australia has the world’s largest readily available supplies of coal, gas and uranium yet our power prices…

Australian letters

9 September 2017 9:00 am

Odious Sir: It is typical of the sloppy zealotry of your Australian edition, which is so at odds with the…

The conservative case for SSM

9 September 2017 9:00 am

Is there a credible conservative case for voting Yes to same-sex marriage? This critical question has been addressed by, among…

The Great Cultural Swindle

2 September 2017 9:00 am

Forget about the ‘culture wars’. What Australia, and indeed the West, is now being subjected to, and in many ways…

Australian letters

2 September 2017 9:00 am

What’s the question? Sir: Will the wording of the postal plebiscite be set to harvest a ‘Yes’ vote to distort…

Burqas and bigots

26 August 2017 9:00 am

When the first pictures emerged of Afghan women celebrating the demise of the Taliban by scornfully tearing off their blue…

Australian letters

19 August 2017 9:00 am

Foreign head of state Sir: Neil Brown does a Tony Abbott and conflates republicanism with every socialist cause he can…

Frazzled

19 August 2017 9:00 am

Soon it will be raining barbequed chook in Port Augusta, thanks to the latest madcap scheme by the Turnbull and…