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Flying colours

20 February 2016 9:00 am

Five weeks ago, amid the tempestuous climes of mid-January, we threw down the gauntlet for our Prime Minister to prove…

Flying colours

18 February 2016 3:00 pm

Five weeks ago, amid the tempestuous climes of mid-January, we threw down the gauntlet for our Prime Minister to prove…

Malcolm’s masterplan

13 February 2016 9:00 am

Perhaps it’s been Malcolm’s cunning masterplan all along. And here’s how it works: spend month after month raising all sorts…

Malcolm’s masterplan

11 February 2016 3:00 pm

Perhaps it’s been Malcolm’s cunning masterplan all along. And here’s how it works: spend month after month raising all sorts…

The cost of freedom

6 February 2016 9:00 am

‘Military madness’, sang Graham Nash, ‘is killing my country.’ That was back in the ‘70s when US and Australian forces…

The cost of freedom

4 February 2016 3:00 pm

‘Military madness’, sang Graham Nash, ‘is killing my country.’ That was back in the ‘70s when US and Australian forces…

Culture defeat

30 January 2016 9:00 am

Could somebody please disband the miserable committees whose ‘job’ it is to select the so-called ‘Australian of the Year’? No…

Culture defeat

28 January 2016 3:00 pm

Could somebody please disband the miserable committees whose ‘job’ it is to select the so-called ‘Australian of the Year’? No…

Malcolm in the Middle (East)

23 January 2016 9:00 am

‘The destruction of Isil requires a military solution – it requires boots on the ground. But they must be the…

Turnbull’s test

16 January 2016 9:00 am

One of John Howard’s greatest strengths (among the very many) was his ability to hold together the various fragments (we…

Turnbull’s test

14 January 2016 3:00 pm

One of John Howard’s greatest strengths (among the very many) was his ability to hold together the various fragments (we…

Inappropriate

9 January 2016 9:00 am

At this time of year, during the so-called ‘silly season’, it’s normally desperate journos who have to concoct preposterous stories…

Sweet 2016

2 January 2016 9:00 am

There is much to look forward to, and indeed much to be grateful for, as we embark upon the adventure…

Sweet 2016

31 December 2015 3:00 pm

There is much to look forward to, and indeed much to be grateful for, as we embark upon the adventure…

Yes, Virginia

12 December 2015 9:00 am

Virginia, your little conservative friends are wrong. They have been affected by the scepticism of a sceptical age. They do…

Yes, Virginia

10 December 2015 3:00 pm

Virginia, your little conservative friends are wrong. They have been affected by the scepticism of a sceptical age. They do…

Mission Innovation

5 December 2015 9:00 am

A warm, fuzzy pat on the back for Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, who went to Paris and – thus far…

Mission Innovation

3 December 2015 3:00 pm

A warm, fuzzy pat on the back for Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, who went to Paris and – thus far…

Yellow label

28 November 2015 9:00 am

The United Nations’ corporate hatred of the nation of Israel and the Jewish people is clear from the ever-growing list…

Yellow label

26 November 2015 3:00 pm

The United Nations’ corporate hatred of the nation of Israel and the Jewish people is clear from the ever-growing list…

What to do?

21 November 2015 9:00 am

First, let’s list the obscenities, of which there have been so many (not including, of course, the Parisian atrocities themselves).…

What to do?

19 November 2015 3:00 pm

First, let’s list the obscenities, of which there have been so many (not including, of course, the Parisian atrocities themselves).…

Inconceivable

14 November 2015 9:00 am

Here we go again. Almost twenty years after it almost brought down John Howard in the 1998 election, the Great…

Inconceivable

12 November 2015 3:00 pm

Here we go again. Almost twenty years after it almost brought down John Howard in the 1998 election, the Great…

Unforced assimilation

7 November 2015 9:00 am

Finally, it would appear, we are beginning an honest conversation about the assimilation of Islamic cultures into mainstream Australia. This…