April 17, 2018 9
Is there any likelihood that the Atlantic alliance really wants Assad removed? It seems unlikely, considering they wouldn't know how to replace him.
November 8, 2017 31
Theresa May and Malcolm Turnbull share many of the same problems -- and same flaws.
October 5, 2017 33
Milquetoast Theresa May looks closer to political death everyday, leaving the helm of the Good Ship Tory (and Britain) up for grabs.
June 21, 2017 11
The recent attack on a Muslim centre in Finsbury Park, London, had some elements of our media describing the incident as a "revenge attack".
June 20, 2017 4
The Murdochs are masterful rent-seekers when it comes to politically vulnerable Western governments.
June 19, 2017 19
Better than his overseas counterparts, Malcolm Turnbull has read the mood of electoral disillusionment, but his opponents are succeeding in preventing him from showing it.
June 15, 2017 24
This hideous Grenfell Tower fire has already had a political effect, further delaying the making of a deal between the Conservatives and the DUP -- and the deal could unravel entirely.
June 13, 2017 2
Michael West went the full Godwin in his ongoing feud with The Australian over the Oz's hatred of GetUp.
June 13, 2017 17
It is all over for Theresa May -- and quite possibly for the Tories.
June 9, 2017 19
It is now not impossible that in a week or so Jeremy Corbyn could be the next PM of the UK.
June 8, 2017 4
The long list of journos leaving Fairfax continues, and the UK papers pull out all stops for their election editions. Plus more media tidbits.
June 8, 2017 26
With 16 hours until the polls open, Jeremy Corbyn has come back to Islington for his and Labour’s campaign's final hours.
June 7, 2017 20
Below 350, and she is in great difficulty.
June 5, 2017 18
Predictable calls for access to encrypted communications make us less safe, and are a cover for the security failures of authorities.
June 5, 2017 13
Prime Minister Theresa May made a statement saying that "enough was enough" in terms of Muslim extremism. Shortly after, Jeremy Corbyn made a speech that broke the electoral "truce".
June 2, 2017 33
UK pollsters in the centre of the movement have remained sceptical about the scale of the poll shift toward Corbyn's Labour, but it is unmistakable.
June 2, 2017 5
The latest polls actually have Labour within cooee of the Tories, thanks to a huge surge in support among young people for Jeremy Corbyn's party. But will the young actually turn out and vote?
May 31, 2017 11
Long story short, Conservative Charlie Elphicke has a field day.
May 29, 2017 7
Theresa May has it in the bag. Of course she does. And yet ...
May 19, 2017 10
The launch went off like a bomb, and the political viagra afterglow continued all day.