Category Archives: Hypocrisy of progressives

Air apparent

Prince Charles flew 16,000 miles in just 11 days using three private jets and one helicopter before proudly posing with Greta Thunberg in Davos. In other Greta-related news: Associated Press in in trouble for this “racist” crop in a Thunberg/Davos … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, International | 18 Comments

Every single case cited has a woman playing the victim

Queensland politicians call for end to insults, but how long will the civility last? Julia Gillard pioneered the ‘misogyny’ shield in politics but the female politicians of Queensland have perfected the art. When they’re not being nasty, they’re on a … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, State Politics | 12 Comments

David Leyonhjelm on the wrong kind of diversity

If you have been watching TV lately, you will have noticed that many advertisements include at least one black or brown person. Some of the family scenes, such as a black and white couple with kids that are clearly unrelated … Continue reading

Posted in Guest Post, Hypocrisy of progressives | 42 Comments

Annastacia Palaszczuk holidayed while township burned

Veteran who ran makeshift refugee camp for Aurukun residents slams Queensland government. THE heroic saviour of 60 fleeing men, women and children from Aurukun has compared the rioting, violence, vendetta and malicious arson that followed the murder of two young … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, State Politics | 27 Comments

Wowser ABC sniffs around for a vaping scandal – fails

“Liberal” Health Minister Greg Hunt remains “clearly and categorically” opposed to vaping. That much is made clear in this breathless but bizarre report: International tobacco companies have sought meetings with the Prime Minister and leading cabinet members in an effort … Continue reading

Posted in Fake News, Free Enterprise, Hypocrisy of progressives | 13 Comments

Batt Man Begins

Today: Rudd says PM unfit for job after Liberal Party bushfire ad. 2013: Kevin Rudd’s role in insulation batts debacle revisited. The home insulation scheme was launched in early 2009 by Mr Rudd who wanted it to generate economic stimulus, … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, Politics of the Left | 75 Comments

Talk about chutzpah

Got to love the Liberal NSW state MP who is a member of the actual government which has responsibility for police, fire, emergency, land management, forestry, national parks etc etc lambasting Morrison. Breathtaking. Spider in comments

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, Taking out the trash | 45 Comments

The late great Ray Evans on the lessons of Black Saturday

In 1966 the Victorian government published a booklet entitled Summer Peril. On the cover was a terrifying photo of the 1964 Lorne bushfire. The foreword was by the Premier, Sir Henry Bolte, who began: “Over the years our state of Victoria … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, Oppressive government, Politics of the Left, Taking out the trash | 26 Comments

Windsor change: concerned Australian couple looks to England

Entirely agree. How remarkable is it that in the UK, the home of Edmund Burke, Thatcher and Churchill, there is consensus on the reality of global warming and the need to act. A reminder that there is nothing “conservative” about … Continue reading

Posted in Hypocrisy of progressives, International | 49 Comments

Haters going to hate

2013. It was always going to be interesting to see what the nascent prime minister would do once we entered bushfire season. As a long-term volunteer member of the NSW Rural Fire Service, would he continue to undertake this community service … Continue reading

Posted in Federal Politics, Hypocrisy of progressives | 141 Comments