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Welcome to Spectator Australia TV

28 February 2021 5:50 pm

We’re excited to be launching Spectator Australia TV and CounterCulture, a new weekly web show and podcast presented by Institute…

Stand by for Spectator Australia TV

28 February 2021 11:31 am

You’ve just enjoyed today’s Outsiders — and there’s more to come. More to come very, very soon. Stand by for…

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Dear Speccie reader,

27 February 2021 9:00 am

These are exciting times to be a reader of, and subscriber to, The Spectator Australia, not to mention being its…

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Speccie? Banned!

20 February 2021 9:00 am

Well, we must be doing something right. In banning the beleaguered Liberal backbench MP Craig Kelly for seven days, the…

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PM damages his brand

13 February 2021 9:00 am

‘Free speech never created a single job,’ a sanctimonious Scott Morrison once informed the nation, forgetting of course that his…

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Flawed democracy

6 February 2021 9:00 am

In an interesting report by Catherine Philp in the UK Times, we learn that the coronavirus has seriously damaged democratic…

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Funny things at the forum

30 January 2021 9:00 am

Every pandemic has a silver lining. This week, we were spared the spectacle of Davos Man (and Woman) jetting into…

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Spare us the Australia Day antics

23 January 2021 9:00 am

Even the most loyal Australian could be forgiven for having a sense of foreboding at the approach of Australia Day.…

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Covid maniacs running the asylum

16 January 2021 9:00 am

It seems passing strange that the Victorian government’s arbitrary detention of its citizens, desperately flying home after Christmas, appears to…

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One and free? If only we were

9 January 2021 9:00 am

The paradox of our age of abundance, is that we fret incessantly about scarcity, and yet, like the wisdom of…

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Normal normal

19 December 2020 9:00 am

After one of the most gruelling and troubling years of the last few decades, the one thing most of us…

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The madness of Green Kean

12 December 2020 9:00 am

The New South Wales Liberal government of Gladys Berejiklian has embarked upon the most reckless and unprecedented assault upon the…

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Sco Mo, the Chamberlain of the culture wars

5 December 2020 9:00 am

During the second world war, a group of English-speaking Japanese female radio broadcasters, collectively known as ‘Tokyo Rose’, spread Japanese…

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