Category Archives: Culture Wars

Henry Ergas on their ABC

While Henry has linked to his Australian op-ed this morning, I thought I’d highlight his conclusion: The justice the culture of shaming promises cannot be that of laws; instead, in demanding executions based on scant evidence and summary judgments, it … Continue reading

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The Liberals only have themselves to blame

This is art: Kevin Rudd is not about to say what he thinks of a stripper dressed as John Howard who entertained guests at Bob Hawke’s 80th birthday this week. Mr Rudd, who had his own brush with infamy after … Continue reading

Posted in Culture Wars, Shut it down. Fire them all., Taking out the trash | 71 Comments

What the American election is about

The election, in spite of the media, the Russian collusion story, the Mueller investigation, the impeachment at the start of the year, the criminal conspiracy by the upper levels of American security agencies would not even be close were it … Continue reading

Posted in American politics, Culture Wars, Economics on the left, Free Enterprise, Freedom | 57 Comments

Breaking: Christine Holgate resigns

She really couldn’t hold on. At the expense of upsetting Spartacus; my view is that Australia Post has been the only government agency – hell even government department, let alone politician – that has added any value whatsoever to the … Continue reading

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This is woke

With ANZ trying to show its green credentials with a new policy that adopts climate change as a condition of lending, targeting “high emitting” customers across agriculture, food and beverage, energy, transport and building sectors. This is for a bank … Continue reading

Posted in Culture Wars, Go Woke Go Broke | 21 Comments

Their ABC on Gategate

Hmmmmm. For just over $1 billion in funding this is what we’re getting. No mention at all about a scandal where $1.1 million was paid into an Australian bank account to pervert the course of justice. As CL reported this … Continue reading

Posted in Culture Wars, Gategate, Rule of law, Shut it down. Fire them all. | 39 Comments

Breaking: Pell did not get Vatican funds

George Pell’s office has denied he received any money from the Vatican to fund his legal defence against child sexual abuse allegations. Responding to claims of a mysterious transfer of more than $1.1m in church money to Australia, a spokesman for … Continue reading

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What their ABC hasn’t covered …

There is a strange omission in the ABC’s news coverage … The Times of London is covering the story.

Posted in Culture Wars, International, Rule of law, Shut it down. Fire them all. | 117 Comments

Magnificent. Simply magnificent.

From The Times: The right has been bemused for too long. It cannot understand how it won the Cold War, supposedly consigning a vile, repressive and inefficient dogma to the spittoon of history — and yet sees cultural Marxism dominant … Continue reading

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Is this a dream? British move against the cancel culture in schools.

Jo Nova reports that British schoolchildren are going to the taught that the cancel culture is bullying. Josh White, Daily Mail, UK Teachers will tell pupils ‘cancel culture’ is not part of a ‘tolerant and free society’ Students will learn that … Continue reading

Posted in Culture Wars, Freedom of speech, International, Rafe | 17 Comments