Author Archives: Sinclair Davidson

The ANU has form

There are several pieces in the Australian this morning having a go at the ANU.  I have thoughts on the matter that I’m hoping to share over the next few days or so, but in the meantime I just want … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Issues, Education, Hypocrisy of progressives | 17 Comments

We’re on the move

The great Jacques Chester is moving on. For those of you who don’t know Jacques; he is a god. He has quietly hosted and run the Cat over many years. He saved my sanity during the last great server crash. … Continue reading

Posted in Site News | 67 Comments

Q&A Forum: June 4, 2018

Posted in Open Forum | 141 Comments

Monday Forum: June 4, 2018

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Open Forum: June 2, 2018

Posted in Open Forum | 1,450 Comments

Australia geoblocked

Thank you Scott Morrison! As many Amazon customers have been notified and the SMH is now reporting: Australians will be blocked from shopping on Amazon’s international websites and restricted to using its smaller local platform so the e-commerce giant complies … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Issues, Economics and economy | 125 Comments

Hold the front page: Tax collectors unpopular

Chris Jordan complaining: Australia’s taxation commissioner Chris Jordan has launched a scathing attack on the public broadcaster for a Four Corners episode in April which quoted a company owner attacking the ATO as a “mongrel bunch of bastards”. Look mate – there … Continue reading

Posted in Media, Taxation | 32 Comments

Wednesday Forum: May 30, 2018

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What they said: Believe everything you’re told edition

This is not about free speech, not about the freedom of the press, nor about legitimate journalism, and not about political correctness. Judge Heather Norton Professor Ridd’s academic freedom is not and has never been at issue and is not … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, Politics | 26 Comments

Q&A Forum: May 28, 2018

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