Features Australia

Budget notes

20 May 2017 9:00 am

Stealing Shorten’s shorts In 1845 Benjamin Disraeli said of Britain’s Tory Prime Minister, Sir Robert Peel, that he had ‘caught…

Identity politics

20 May 2017 9:00 am

The budget week just gone has marked the moment when both sides of politics officially gave up on budget repair…

Worth losing the base?

20 May 2017 9:00 am

Donald Trump has identified a phenomenon in the Western media which many suspect and which believers in a free press…

Business/Robbery etc

20 May 2017 9:00 am

It’s one of the few bits of Liberal economic policy left in the budget – and judging by the pathetic…

Turnbull’s twilight urgatory

20 May 2017 9:00 am

‘I Told You So!’. These are not words that listeners usually enjoy hearing. In fact, if you’re looking for a…

Snowflake warriors

20 May 2017 9:00 am

Australia’s hopes rest in its youth, or so people used to say in the expectation that rising generations would build…

Sinking into oppression

13 May 2017 9:00 am

We were saying things around the dinner table last Friday night and Gillian Triggs could not stop us. We were…

A solid dose of aggro

13 May 2017 9:00 am

This isn’t an easy confession to make in the pages of this august publication, but I grudgingly admire the ACTU’s…

Whose party is it, anyway?

13 May 2017 9:00 am

The writing may be on the wall for those lobbyist Liberal Party factional bosses who have successfully defied the decrees…

Another costly folly

13 May 2017 9:00 am

Under the guise of compassion and atonement for past injustices suffered by Aborigines, white activists, joined by overseas imports, have…

German attacks on Israel

6 May 2017 9:00 am

It might be thought that Germany would still feel a bit… er… sensitive in its dealing with Jews. Indeed, the…

Marine or Macron?

6 May 2017 9:00 am

If the voters obey the elites and elect Emmanuel Macron, the Fifth Republic may well be doomed, which could have…

Restoring the Romanovs

6 May 2017 9:00 am

Our exclusive interview with Alexander Zakatov, Head of the Chancellery of the Russian Imperial House

Laughing gas

6 May 2017 9:00 am

The latest lunatic government intervention into Australian energy markets conjures up the old lady who swallowed a fly. In 2001,…

Dance of the budget veils

6 May 2017 9:00 am

Conventional wisdom holds that an elected government’s first budget should be its bravest. Albeit with a micro-majority, Malcolm Turnbull is…

Time to scrap the rebates

6 May 2017 9:00 am

Malcolm Turnbull almost lost an election because he had no health policy. Bill Shorten and Labor’s blatant, fabricated ‘Mediscare’, claiming…

Business/Robbery etc

6 May 2017 9:00 am

The Liberals’ broad church? In NSW it’s getting thinner on a diet of expulsions and desertions. Remove the nave, the…

What, no Nobel Peace Prize?

29 April 2017 9:00 am

Trump’s first 100 days: A big failure and a new low in the polls, blasted the Washington Post in March,…

The Cup, the Martyrs and the Archbishop

29 April 2017 9:00 am

The sub-leader in the Australian some months ago (‘Sipping water a capital offence’) called attention to the plight of Mrs…

‘Head of state’? Did I say that?

29 April 2017 9:00 am

Malcolm Turnbull has always been a vote loser, contrary to the opinion of the commentariat who put him there. Apart…

Mao’s music

29 April 2017 9:00 am

Smog is making me cough and I feel my eyelids smart and redden. High-rises are swaddled in a soupy haze…

Great mates

29 April 2017 9:00 am

The Liberals must be doing something right. The Left are re-skilling themselves in the art of mocking Australian values and…

Open borders capturing elites

22 April 2017 9:00 am

Over recent months considerable global attention has focussed on the issue of immigration, but most of this discussion has centred…

Infections persist, pandemics rule

22 April 2017 9:00 am

An unknown disease… highly contagious… its cause unknown… its victims shunned… the number of cases and deaths rising. A description…

The gals of Hizb ut-Tahrir

22 April 2017 9:00 am

You’ve got to hand it to the gallant gals at ‘Women of Hizb ut-Tahrir Australia’. They certainly know how to…