The Spectator Australia

Housing ‘affordability’

22 April 2017 9:00 am

With less than three weeks to go until Treasurer Scott Morrison hands down his 2017 Budget, the signs that he…

Christ almighty?

14 April 2017 11:00 pm

Last week, Egypt declared a state of emergency. Twin bombings of churches that were packed for Palm Sunday services killed…

Sensible centre

8 April 2017 9:00 am

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull was in fine form the other day when he proudly proclaimed to a gathering of Victorian…

Australian letters

1 April 2017 9:00 am

Heavy lifting Sir: James Delingpole needn’t worry (‘Where’s the due diligence on renewables’, 25 March). Malcolm Turnbull has finally found…

Lucky larrikins?

1 April 2017 9:00 am

‘How lucky am I?’ It was Bill Leak’s catchcry, loudly and proudly proclaimed to anyone who happened to pop into…

Australian letters

25 March 2017 9:00 am

Bad laws Sir: Now that a couple of ACTU present and former leaders have come out and declared the efficacy…

18Congratulations

25 March 2017 9:00 am

The memorial service for Bill Leak at Sydney’s Town Hall on a grey and rainy day was a moving, entertaining,…

Australian letters

18 March 2017 9:00 am

Freedom fighter Sir: How sad is it that, in what turned out to be the last years of his life,…

Vale Bill Leak

18 March 2017 9:00 am

He was our very own rock ‘n roll star of the printed page. An Aussie Keith Richards and John Lennon…

Australian letters

11 March 2017 9:00 am

Penalty rates Sir: The Fair Work Commission might want to know how much Tony Abbott is paying some of your…

Heart and soul

11 March 2017 9:00 am

‘He [Tony Abbott] knows exactly what he’s doing. I’m not going to go into what private conversations I have with…

Australian letters

9 March 2017 3:00 pm

Penalty rates Sir: The Fair Work Commission might want to know how much Tony Abbott is paying some of your…

Heart and soul

9 March 2017 3:00 pm

‘He [Tony Abbott] knows exactly what he’s doing. I’m not going to go into what private conversations I have with…

Heart and soul

9 March 2017 3:00 pm

‘He [Tony Abbott] knows exactly what he’s doing. I’m not going to go into what private conversations I have with…

18Cowards

4 March 2017 9:00 am

Think back to November of last year. It had become widely realised by the public that the so-called hate speech…

18Cowards

2 March 2017 3:00 pm

Think back to November of last year. It had become widely realised by the public that the so-called hate speech…

18Cowards

2 March 2017 3:00 pm

Think back to November of last year. It had become widely realised by the public that the so-called hate speech…

Welcome, Bibi

25 February 2017 9:00 am

Sensible and fair-minded Australians, whether supporters of the Coalition, Labor, One Nation, or Cory Bernardi’s new party (obviously supporters of…

Australian letters

23 February 2017 3:00 pm

A doctor writes Sir: Rowan Dean ( Editorial 18 February ) has obviously been mixing with the wrong doctors’ wives.…

Welcome, Bibi

23 February 2017 3:00 pm

Sensible and fair-minded Australians, whether supporters of the Coalition, Labor, One Nation, or Cory Bernardi’s new party (obviously supporters of…

Welcome, Bibi

23 February 2017 3:00 pm

Sensible and fair-minded Australians, whether supporters of the Coalition, Labor, One Nation, or Cory Bernardi’s new party (obviously supporters of…

Turnbull’s PPL lesson

18 February 2017 9:00 am

One of the mistakes that plagued Tony Abbott during his period as Prime Minister was his stubborn commitment to the…

Turnbull’s PPL lesson

16 February 2017 3:00 pm

One of the mistakes that plagued Tony Abbott during his period as Prime Minister was his stubborn commitment to the…

Turnbull’s PPL lesson

16 February 2017 3:00 pm

One of the mistakes that plagued Tony Abbott during his period as Prime Minister was his stubborn commitment to the…

Australian letters

11 February 2017 9:00 am

Bankstown lefty Sir: Paul Keating’s political legacy was pretty good, but I have to scoff at his ‘world’s greatest treasurer’…