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Their ABC: because nothing says “Australia” more than Tongan trannies

26 June 2018 3:31 pm

The very first point of the ABC Charter reads: The functions of the Corporation are (a)  to provide within Australia…

Time to rediscover the enlightenment with the lighten-upment

26 June 2018 12:03 pm

Wit and wisdom go together like … a gin and tonic? Whatever. They add fizz and flavour to the everyday,…

That precious poppet is yours, not the state’s

26 June 2018 7:57 am

We are living in the age of entitlement. Need proof? Take a quick look at the curious demands of left…

Everything wrong with Australian politics in just one paragraph

25 June 2018 9:36 pm

From today’s Australian, everything that is wrong with our politics in just one paragraph: There’s no need to add anything…

That Nobel’s looking better, people

25 June 2018 6:01 pm

It’s early days yet, but this is an interesting — and swift — development. The BBC reports: Over the past…

Taylor Swift still isn’t interested in politics

25 June 2018 4:31 pm

You have to wonder if celebrities have a clause in their contract to voice their political opinions, but more specifically…

Dear men, it’s time to quit work

25 June 2018 1:15 pm

In news we apparently all missed Australia is rich. As a country we have zero debt and therefore the marvellous…

When the left became louche

25 June 2018 7:51 am

I discovered a new word this week: ‘louche’. Just in case you hadn’t heard of it before either, according to…

Their ABC: pizza crap

24 June 2018 6:50 pm

Hello and welcome to the first in a regular series exposing the leftist banalities, bullshit and bias the ABC attempts…

Happy birthday Brexit, c’mon CANZUK

24 June 2018 2:56 pm

With the two-year anniversary of the Brexit referendum now upon the United Kingdom, the realities of a life outside the…

American mania

24 June 2018 2:55 am

America’s current crisis over illegal immigration, family separations and border policies generally, have highlighted and exacerbated the nature of America’s…

The real carbon crisis

23 June 2018 3:06 pm

We’ve got a real carbon crisis, people. Associated Press explains: No beer at this time of year? A British trade…

Tax cuts? What tax cuts?

22 June 2018 5:56 pm

The government has pulled a switfy. They’ve got everyone thinking they are going to cut taxes. They aren’t. Taxes are…

How identity politics programs for failure

22 June 2018 4:14 pm

Safe spaces. Cry closets. Emotional support animals. While Australian campuses are yet to import such features the notion of restricting…

The Ramsay Centre and how our academic appeasers censor students’ right to learn

22 June 2018 12:49 pm

The University of Sydney’s jellyback Vice-Chancellor Michael Spence has given many excuses for why he may not accept the money…

Donald Trump’s honest politics

22 June 2018 7:46 am

We are now a year and five months into the Trump presidency and the commentariat are still at a loss…

The concept of the university

21 June 2018 5:32 pm

David Long writes: In the December of 2001, a group of about 70  past students gathered in the St John’s…

Where have all our entrepreneurs gone?

21 June 2018 1:04 pm

Australia is has experienced a gigantic fall in entrepreneurship. Between 2003-05 and 2012-14, small business start-ups — as a percentage…

Memo Julie Bishop: get us out of the UNHCR

21 June 2018 7:29 am

Political leadership: leading the way on values with action. Doing what is right. Explaining and defending it clearly. Examples: this…

Faith, truth, love – and beauty

20 June 2018 5:20 pm

Of all the left’s grievances against western civilisation, few are as old or as constant as its demonisation of Christianity.…

Halting the transgender trainwreck

20 June 2018 12:48 pm

A new transgender trainwreck in Australia was announced this week. New guidelines published in the Medical Journal of Australia give…

The unifying message of Eurydice Dixon

20 June 2018 7:38 am

Thousands attended the candlelight vigil for Eurydice Dixon in Melbourne on Monday night. It was a gentle sign of unity…

How to deconstruct the gender pay gap

19 June 2018 2:40 pm

A curious trend is emerging from fashionable cafes all over the country, a trend to offer certain menu items as…

The deep state in deep do-do

19 June 2018 11:10 am

Honestly, Trump has got the worst enemies, as John Podhoretz observes: Trump is fortunate in his political enemies. He ran against the…

Wankery and Western Civilisation

19 June 2018 7:51 am

So, the fading prospect of a few dozen more kiddies quoting Locke and being able to distinguish between Mannerist and…