Matthew Bach

Does integrity matter to the Teals? Let’s see

6 June 2022 4:00 am

Before it was taken down last week, the out-sized Josh Frydenberg placard on the side of my home in Surrey…

Dan's abysmal fictional Budget

9 May 2022 2:00 pm

As a former high-school English teacher it’s always struck me as odd that many of the most influential works of…

The era of unprecedented ignorance

14 March 2022 4:00 am

What else could go wrong? First, we had a global pandemic. Then we had to deal with the devastating impacts…

Throwing kids in prison doesn't work

24 February 2022 4:00 am

In 1993 the British Home Secretary, Michael Howard, famously said ‘prison works’. He was right, but only in the most…

Civility? It’s empathy we need

10 February 2022 4:00 am

Following leaked text messages showing the way politicians can talk behind closed doors, Grace Tame’s rudeness towards the Prime Minister,…