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Same-sexually transmitted infection?

11 September 2017 5:18 pm

It’s increasingly important to take care of your health these days. The likelihood of discovering that you are suffering from…

Labor wants to limit free speech in the plebiscite debate

11 September 2017 1:00 pm

The High Court last week rejected a challenge to the Turnbull Government funding the $122 million same sex marriage voluntary…

Not really fit for purpose: the Bureau of Meteorology

11 September 2017 7:14 am

He studied chemistry at Imperial College, London, has 10 degrees, including a law degree, and has published more than 100…

Tackling male suicide is not about more funding

10 September 2017 7:42 am

Sunday, September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day 2017. This is an annual day to promote worldwide action to prevent suicides.…

Gender dystopia

8 September 2017 3:30 pm

You know that we’ve reached a new nadir in Australian politics when in a recent interview Rob Sitch, one of…

Turnbull should watch New Zealand and tremble

8 September 2017 7:46 am

It may not mean a lot to people on this side of the Tasman (besides Barnaby Joyce and Scott Ludlum),…

Myth and reality and assisted suicide

7 September 2017 7:05 pm

In the midst of the physician assisted suicide and euthanasia debate in Victoria, there are a variety of myths circulating.…

What’s changed in Britain since same-sex marriage?

7 September 2017 12:54 pm

Four years ago, amid much uncertainty, 400 British members of parliament voted to redefine marriage in the United Kingdom. Then…

We really are in trouble when “far-right” is common sense

7 September 2017 7:27 am

Let’s strip away labels and go back to basics. Federal National MP George Christensen will propose a motion at the…

Vote yes: why religious tolerance means Christians should tolerate same-sex marriage

6 September 2017 8:50 pm

If the High Court allows the government’s decision to have a postal vote on the issue of same sex marriage…

The rise of the Middle-Aged Snowflake

6 September 2017 4:03 pm

We hear a lot these days about the strange fragility of our young people. Apparently, life has dealt them such…

If you don’t know, vote no

6 September 2017 11:59 am

From its previous decisions, it is possible, indeed probable that the High Court will stop the same-sex marriage plebiscite on…

Our family law system is a mess

6 September 2017 7:33 am

Given the ongoing debate over same-sex marriage, it’s worth asking whether our family law system should cover anyone, gay or…

Brexit’s warning

5 September 2017 8:02 pm

Brexit didn’t just happen even though the British were increasingly aggrieved at the thousands slipping across from Europe to claim…

Karl Stefanovic: the latte larrikin

5 September 2017 3:52 pm

He was once considered the embodiment of the great Aussie larrikin that many feared was dead. But now Karl Stefanovic…

Whatever happened to fast food?

5 September 2017 1:05 pm

Lately, I’ve been asking myself a question: whatever ever happened to fast food? It just seems everywhere I go the…

Same-sex marriage and the “political advocacy” of the AMA

5 September 2017 7:31 am

Dr Pansy Lai, a practicing Sydney GP, who appeared on the Australian Christian Lobby’s advertisement for the “no” campaign last…

Euthanasia: definitions matter

4 September 2017 6:03 pm

The worldwide movement to enshrine legislation to enable certain people to die prematurely either at their own hands, with medical…

Sexual consent courses should teach “don’t get raped” as well as “don’t rape”

4 September 2017 1:57 pm

How annoying to be a judge and not be allowed to speak out against stupidity which makes people vulnerable to…

You’ve got a right to say “no”

4 September 2017 7:33 am

I’ve known that it was more likely than not I might be gay since I first learned the words to…

Indigenous people used as sacrificial lambs

1 September 2017 3:56 pm

There was a lot of media focus on the video of street violence that Indigenous elders from Wyndham, Roebourne and…

To fight racism, the Left should first look to their own

1 September 2017 12:37 pm

Over the last few weeks, the left has been a very happy bunch. With the ‘Unite the Right’ rally on…

The best banking regulator? Competition

1 September 2017 7:30 am

Australian banking is in a tough spot. The recent Commonwealth Bank scandal, involving a systemic breach of anti-money laundering laws,…

The bravery of Jacinta Price

31 August 2017 5:44 pm

Often the most vicious attacks from the left are reserved for people they claim to care about, this occurs when…

When fake is fine

31 August 2017 12:12 pm

The failing Fairfax newspapers are obsessed by evil, wicked, right-wing, racist, Trump-loving “fake news” — obsessed to RUOK? levels. Unless,…