Alexandra Marshall

Renewables: the deep end of the South China Sea

28 June 2022 7:00 am

It would be a mistake to view the South China Sea dispute between China and Japan as a simple territorial…

Cook cancelled: when will we call this out as racism?

18 June 2022 6:46 pm

Peaceful explorer, cartographer, and navigator Captain James Cook has been removed from the Australia versus England Test match crystal Cook…

The Dark Ages for Australian energy

15 June 2022 11:49 am

When the sun finally sets on the West, the English-speaking peoples will find out that they are as fragile and…

Labor begs for coal

7 June 2022 4:54 pm

No, you’re not imagining it. This week has been freezing cold. Either the federal election magically changed the climate overnight…

Long live the Queen

5 June 2022 4:00 am

Her Majesty the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrates a 70-year peaceful reign. It makes her the third longest serving monarch of…

De-Carbonising the Liberal Moderates

24 May 2022 4:00 am

The process of counting the casualties from the weekend’s political massacre continues. That hasn’t slowed Labor down. The first official…

Compulsory voting keeps Australia conservative

21 May 2022 11:40 am

Election time brings with it the old complaints of libertarians and the lazy who mumble about having to make their…

Get wet, end up drowned

10 May 2022 11:00 am

Soggy Liberals under attack from the Climate 200 mob have no one to blame except themselves. They walked out into…

Censored, but not forgotten

1 May 2022 4:00 am

Late last week, Pauline Hanson’s One Nation dropped another election cartoon. The series has gained both notoriety and infamy for…

Lest we forget

25 April 2022 4:00 am

For the youngest two generations, the shadow of war has fallen into myth. It is a story bored (and increasingly…

Shanghai screaming: China has gone Covid-crazy

19 April 2022 4:00 am

In Shanghai, the night air is full of screams. Locked in skyscrapers since March by Covid health orders, residents have taken…

Paper friends vs blood brothers

8 April 2022 1:00 pm

Forget Klaus Schwab’s harmonious ‘world without borders’ and the fanciful global monoculture than can be ruled over by a panel…

Cashed-up and morally broke

2 April 2022 12:00 pm

The Prime Minister, Leader of the Opposition, and in particular – the Treasurer – have a problem; Australians have stopped…

Lies, damned lies, and Covid statistics

20 March 2022 4:00 am

New South Wales Premier Dominic Perrottet lied. The New South Wales Health Department lied. The question remains, did other state…

The bride of tyranny

14 March 2022 9:00 am

The Trojan Horse of globalism is the extension of the world’s constant regional battles into terrifying wars that encompass the…

False tears and pretend remorse over China

28 February 2022 12:00 pm

Pick up a politician – give them a little shake – and a few Chinese billionaires will probably fall out…

Heartless Woolworths to start sacking unvaccinated staff

26 February 2022 3:16 pm

While many countries across the world have ditched Covid health orders entirely – declaring the pandemic over and the Omicron…

Bandit Bandt and grave robbin’ Albo

22 February 2022 9:00 am

It would take a certain kind of malevolence to stand up during a pandemic and float the idea of taxing…

The greater good - or a grander evil?

9 February 2022 4:00 am

Every time I hear some middling news reporter parrot ‘for the greater good’ in reference to whatever the next absurd…

Serbia’s revenge: Rio Tinto pays for Morrison’s hubris

28 January 2022 4:00 am

There may be no ‘official’ connection, but it’s impossible not to side-eye the sudden decision by the Serbian government to…

Did Australia buy tanks to protect Taiwan?

19 January 2022 9:00 am

Australia splashed out $3.5 billion on 120 specially re-enforced US military tanks and armoured vehicles, causing prominent political reporters to…

There’s nothing more frightening than a woman in politics

8 January 2022 12:00 pm

It is difficult to argue that women are the less capable gender when they have spent the last ten million…

Russia is empire-building while Australia sleeps

4 January 2022 12:00 pm

While Australia kept itself busy arguing about which politician to box up and airfreight to the COP26 snore-fest, Russia spent…

Sweden puts vaccine passports under our skin

28 December 2021 11:00 am

Swedish startup Epicenter has created a microchip to store Covid vaccine passports. The device is inserted under the skin on…

Triassic Park

18 December 2021 9:00 am

Come Christmas, it’s not only Santa lurking in the chimney