Australia

Maori science beats woke myths

8 January 2022 9:00 am

We need to return to empirical evidence

A bush Cardinal for Rome?

8 January 2022 9:00 am

Our Peronist Pope likes to keep his prelates guessing

Good oil on palms

8 January 2022 9:00 am

Environmental propaganda is bad news for poor farmers

Love factually

8 January 2022 9:00 am

A professor of law’s New Year’s Eve wish

Euro notes

8 January 2022 9:00 am

Testing times for the second Covid Christmas Those like me inclined to whinge about Europe’s reaction to Covid are regularly…

Business/Robbery, etc.

8 January 2022 9:00 am

Learning to live with climate change

Aux bien pensants

8 January 2022 9:00 am

Does Morrison want to lose? Does Scott Morrison plan to lose the election? Alienating Coalition rank-and-file by his surrender on…

Three pictures of a Covid year

18 December 2021 9:00 am

As 2021 drew to an end, the quest for the Speccie Christmas Special front cover began. How  best to sum…

Australian notes

18 December 2021 9:00 am

A great reset of one’s own When the last long New South Wales lockdown was imposed, I was probably exhausted.…

Christmas diary

18 December 2021 9:00 am

Christmas staff parties. Who goes with Christmassy joy, not apprehension or a need to ‘show your face’? I’m just back…

The discordant Left now calls the tune

18 December 2021 9:00 am

Western classical music is now in the cross-hairs

Dreaming of a woke Christmas

18 December 2021 9:00 am

Your guide to finding Christmas cheer

Fleeing Danistan

18 December 2021 9:00 am

Democracy dies as the factional warlords thrive

Triassic Park

18 December 2021 9:00 am

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

Name wars

18 December 2021 9:00 am

Dividing Australians by race

The little rainbow book

18 December 2021 9:00 am

Confused by the double standards of the Left? So you should be

Faithful disobedience

18 December 2021 9:00 am

Yet another emperor seeks to obliterate Christianity

Švejk sedition

18 December 2021 9:00 am

How to survive in the wake of woke

Marking time

18 December 2021 9:00 am

Ghosts and Christmases past

Dear Dom (versions A and B)

11 December 2021 9:00 am

At some point during this week, an unvaccinated person will stroll into a newsagent in New South Wales to buy…

Literary notes

11 December 2021 9:00 am

The new self-effing help books In a bookshop at Adelaide airport last Christmas I saw a well-dressed woman, seemingly in…

Decline and fall of New Zealand

11 December 2021 9:00 am

Where mythology now is science

The tide’s gone out

11 December 2021 9:00 am

Plenty of illiberal economists

Business/Robbery, etc.

11 December 2021 9:00 am

Is floor-crossing a sign of government chaos?