September 9, 2015
A heart-wrenching photograph does not allow us to understand the Syrian conflict, because it is the result of a thousand bad, banal decisions, which is a truth we don't want to acknowledge.
September 3, 2015 13
Tony Abbott seems determined to bog Australia down in another war in the Middle East, even though it is bad for Australia and even bad for Abbott himself.
August 27, 2015 7
Horrific legislation still passes in an age when the public broadcaster does not air a tweet suggesting the Prime Minister has a fondness for buttsex. So stop clutching your damn pearls.
August 26, 2015
The tough-minded ladies who write romance fiction have to have a certain turn of phrase, but they also have to understand the real meaning of love.
August 20, 2015 12
What is the real difference between a self-indulgent Mark Latham column and a celebrity Instagram?
August 13, 2015 14
Affording equal legal status to all does not create or even promote equal social or economic status, and the deck would still be stacked against gay people even if they were legally allowed to spend days discussing bomboniere.
August 6, 2015 19
The Prime Minister doesn't need Air Force One, but he does need a plane big enough to accommodate his staff. Australia's obsession with political spend is tiresome.
August 5, 2015
Does Seven have a case that Nine tried to rip off My Kitchen Rules?
July 30, 2015 7
Quotas are not Liberal. End of story. You don’t get to buy a hate cake and cram your pie-hole with it, too.
July 28, 2015
Say what you will about the Labor Party, it is certainly committed to "openness".