Category Archives: Guest Post

Guest Post: Jim Allan – The ‘I have a pipeline to God’ style of arguing

I am a relative newcomer when it comes to reading pieces on this website. By and large I like most all of them, even the fair few with which I disagree. Let’s be honest, it is plain out obvious that … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Riccardo Bosi – Knowledge Dispels Fear Part 3 – Know Your Enemy and Know Yourself

The heroes of history and poetry may be cruel, violent, self-seeking, ruthless, intemperate, and unjust, but they were never cowards. They do not falter or give way. They do not despair in the face of almost hopeless odds. They have … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Allan Hird – WADA and the Russians

In the last few days there has been a calculated attempt to portray WADA as some sort of white knight attempting to protect world sport from the ‘evil’ Russians only to be thwarted by the international Olympic Committee. Even our … Continue reading

Posted in AFLgate, Guest Post | 34 Comments

David Leyonhjelm on the Reserve Bank

During the Global Financial Crisis there was a splash of taxpayer’s funds bigger than school halls, pink batts and $900 cheques combined. But it was a cash splash that no one knows about, because it was done by a part … Continue reading

Posted in Budget, Economics and economy, Guest Post, Rafe | 19 Comments

Guest Post: Stephen Dawson – @Nero

As I’m sure everyone knows, @Nero — aka Milo Yiannopoulos — has been banned by Twitter. @Nero is intentionally outrageous, and egregiously rude about and to those he opposes. So, naturally, he was rude to some of the stars of … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Post, Hypocrisy of progressives | 40 Comments

Guest Post: Stephen Dawson – Second guessing

There has been a fair bit of criticism of the unnamed policeman on the stand at the Lindt Cafe siege enquiry inquest for saying that hostage taker Man Monis ‘had the same rights as anyone else’, not least here. Was … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Post, Tough on Crime, tough on criminals | 165 Comments

Guest: Michael James on Brexit, What Now?

The sudden appointment of Theresa May as leader of Britain’s Conservative Party and Prime Minister has abruptly ended the brief period of shock, disbelief and paralysis following the European Union referendum. In those two weeks it has finally sunk in … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Post, International, Oppressive government, Rafe, Take Nanny down | 25 Comments

Guest post: David Leyonhjelm on the media

A strange thing happened during the election campaign. My phone stopped ringing. For some reason, many of the political journalists who have been in regular contact with me over the last two years decided my opinion would not be required … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Post, Rafe | 57 Comments

Guest Post: Philippa Martyr – The Potential Greatness Deadline – 15 September 2017

I have been a consistent critic of Malcolm Turnbull pretty much from Day 1. For those of you who are curious, Day 1 was when I woke up in London on Monday 14 September 2015 to find that I had … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 election, Guest Post | 136 Comments

Guest Post: Todd Myers – How to Maximise your Senate Vote

In the House of Representatives, you are electing just a single member. Beyond your primary (1) vote deciding who gets $2.63 of taxpayers’ funds (if they get over 4% of the vote), there is little in the way of strategy … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 election, Guest Post | 38 Comments