Features Australia

Browned off at the ballot box

24 March 2018 9:00 am

Popular concerns over immigration, ignored by politicians across the Western world, will at best be expressed at the ballot box,…

Coal’s here to stay

24 March 2018 9:00 am

There is a modern misconception that a modern economy will become less reliant on energy. A word association test on…

Little Rocket Man and the Obama of Asia

24 March 2018 9:00 am

Suddenly Kim Jong-un is a good guy. He sends his sister to the Pyeongchang Olympics to work her icy charms…

The new great Australian silence

24 March 2018 9:00 am

In Down Among The Wild Men, the anthropologist, John Greenway, describes the process by which Aboriginal adolescents from the Western…

The perils of surrendering sovereignty

24 March 2018 9:00 am

Britain’s period of surrendering key responsibilities to the European Union is drawing to a close, but the experience serves as…

A new Marshall Plan, please

24 March 2018 9:00 am

A Marshall Plan is needed for war-torn South Australia devastated by decades of green warfare and lawfare, welfare, destruction of…

Lesson One: don’t get caught

24 March 2018 9:00 am

The dismissal of the FBI’s second-in-charge, Andrew McCabe, was not by President Trump, as several Australian outlets who bothered to…

Love is love, boys

17 March 2018 9:00 am

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has again flagged his intention to deliver a national apology to the victims of institutional child…

Stuck down a one-way street

17 March 2018 9:00 am

Australia is not a racist country. Compared with much of the world, Australia is a paragon of virtue when it…

Trump, the revolutionary

17 March 2018 9:00 am

It’s no easy job keeping up with the 45th presidency. Events occur in a perpetual whirlwind. Presently, the shock of…

The fight Conservatives must have

17 March 2018 9:00 am

Hands up if you read Paul Kelly in last Saturday’s Australian? He was writing on the state of conservatism in…

To drain the swamp, first pull the plug

17 March 2018 9:00 am

It is a striking fact, but little acknowledged, that the Left in this country is largely funded by the taxpayer.…

Three billboards outside Canberra, ACT

10 March 2018 9:00 am

Back in 2009, when Malcolm Turnbull lost the federal Liberal leadership, the feisty Bronwyn Bishop said that the members had…

Best practice democracy?

10 March 2018 9:00 am

People protesting against both the concept and practice of authoritarian government has now become a worldwide phenomenon. It seems high…

Business/Robbery etc

10 March 2018 9:00 am

Bed-wetters are on the move; the federal parliamentary Liberal party’s problem is now a liquid liability in Collins and O’Connell…

Data gold-mining

10 March 2018 9:00 am

You’re probably not aware of it, but there is an injustice being perpetrated on every man, woman and child who…

Comfortably dumb

3 March 2018 9:00 am

Sanitising a hate-filled political campaign like the Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions (BDS) campaign is difficult. It obviously has repugnant historical parallels…

The Unitary Republic

3 March 2018 9:00 am

Should Australia become a republic, it will greatly damage, and possibly destroy, the independence of the States, making nation-wide experiments…

It’s time to begin a Conservative ‘long march’

3 March 2018 9:00 am

Conservative thought must be in a bad way indeed when Speccie contributor James Allan advocates that Australian Conservatives must help…

Gays, trans and damned statistics

3 March 2018 9:00 am

Australia’s 17th census, conducted in 2016, was the first since the exercise began in 1911 to offer respondents the option…

No sex please, we’re progressive

3 March 2018 9:00 am

The Prime Minister’s recent puritanical edicts regarding relationships between ministers and their staff do not have roots in conservative Christianity,…

The inequality of Mercy

3 March 2018 9:00 am

Now here’s some news to gladden the heart of everyone who takes the recent Royal Commission’s line in deploring the…

Bonerby, Beetrooter or Barnyard

3 March 2018 9:00 am

We know of no spectacle so ridiculous as the Australian public in one of its periodical fits of morality. —…

Abbott’s winning agenda

3 March 2018 9:00 am

‘The government which stopped the boats can’t slow the planes’, concluded Michael McLaren, the Macquarie Media Network’s rising young star.…

Well out of it

24 February 2018 9:00 am

Of all the absurd things that have been said about Brexit, Chris Patten’s comment in his Spectator Australia interview with…