Features Australia


Turnbull’s Labor dream

21 January 2017 9:00 am

In 1993, Malcolm Turnbull was at a crossroads. Paul Keating had given the well-known journalist, lawyer, banker and republican his…


Ruing the day

21 January 2017 9:00 am

Here comes Australia Day again and with it, like professional wailers preceding a Sicilian funeral, the chorus of media penitents…


Truth verboten

21 January 2017 9:00 am

This time last year, the German media lost the confidence of the German people. News of the mass New Year’s…


Reconciliation or Revenge?

21 January 2017 9:00 am

For a decade, a national apology was sought from Prime Minister John Howard. For a decade, he refused to provide…


Trump is our id, the Left is our super-ego

21 January 2017 9:00 am

Trump’s inauguration will be loathed by many. While the meltdown of his enemies are too long and varied to document,…


Revealing nudes

21 January 2017 9:00 am

Nude begins with that most perfect of bodies: champion archer Teucer drawing his bow, his youthful face absorbed in concentration,…


High Noon USA

21 January 2017 9:00 am

It’s going to be spectacular, it’s going to be ugly and it’s going to be war. The liberal elites in…


Stealing beauty (and everything else)

14 January 2017 9:00 am

A new front in the war against racism has opened up and the fight is being taken to a new…


Turnbull, turn to Key

14 January 2017 9:00 am

Once upon a time, a multi-millionaire, former merchant banker Prime Minister, highly successful in business who came to politics later…


Dangerous queen

14 January 2017 9:00 am

In a move that has delighted his fans and appalled his enemies, Breitbart editor and provocateur extraordinaire Milo Yiannopoulos is…


Finishing off Marx

14 January 2017 9:00 am

With the onset of the so-called festive season, I fear that two of the more significant newspaper articles of recent…


John Key’s score card

14 January 2017 9:00 am

Just how good a Prime Minister was New Zealand’s recently retired John Key? I ask the question as a right-of-centre,…


Business/Robbery etc

14 January 2017 9:00 am

The cost effect on the real world of the ideological fairyland of anti-coal campaigners is now becoming worryingly evident. Not…


What on earth!

14 January 2017 9:00 am

I grew up believing in a fundamental truth that the North Pole was the magnetic pole. So, of all the…


Attack of the Offendotrons

7 January 2017 9:00 am

It’s impossible to ignore the story of Greig Tonkins, the Taronga Park zookeeper who punched a giant roo to save…


Obama’s Legacy

7 January 2017 9:00 am

No president has ever been such a disaster for the Middle East


Playing with holy fire

7 January 2017 9:00 am

In the nearly four years since he was elected, Pope Francis I has achieved the singular distinction of bringing the…


A new breed of ‘historian’

7 January 2017 9:00 am

In the next few weeks, thousands of young Australians, having just finished 12 years of schooling, will be preparing themselves…


Make Australia Great Again

7 January 2017 9:00 am

 1. Slash Corporate Tax. The centrepiece of the Coalition’s re-election pitch was the ‘enterprise tax plan’ which will see Australia’s…


Annus wonderfulus

7 January 2017 9:00 am

For much of last year, left wing media invoked ‘2016’ as a rod with which to chasten the insufficiently progressive.…


Business/Robbery etc

29 December 2016 3:00 pm

It’s not just the money cost of Senator Hinch’s amateurish meddling with legislation like the Australian Building and Construction Commission,…


The humiliated intellectuals of the Left

29 December 2016 3:00 pm

The Booker Prize winning author Yann Martel wrote in The Life of Pi that reason was the fool’s gold of…


Aux bien pensants

29 December 2016 3:00 pm

Long before Trump & Brexit… President Trump’s landslide is just the beginning. Better than the sight of battalions of experts…


Dishlickers’ delight

29 December 2016 3:00 pm

‘The world has gone mad. Donald Trump is president of the United States and now Reverend Fred Nile is strolling…


Laughing at the devil

29 December 2016 3:00 pm

‘Prison did not touch me,’ declares Pussy Riot’s Maria ‘Masha’ Alyokhina, raising her eyebrows with a sardonic smirk. I am…