Why social conservatives can no longer rely on the Nats

Once the Nats would go to the barricades for social conservatives. Not anymore.

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To NEG or not to NEG? Will a leader please stand up?

Some thoughts on the Australian crisis.

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Why we must stand up to the bullies

Our universities have lost the will to uphold freedom of scientific inquiry. John Farnham must be wondering “what about the age of reason?”

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Is Barry O’Sullivan the last of a dying breed of Queensland Nationals Senators?

As the Coalition capitulated on climate today, the last of a long-line of plain-speaking Queensland Nats swam up-stream. Possibly for the last time.

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If you thought One Nation was conservative, think again

Pauline Hanson has attracted support from conservative voters who are rightly disillusioned with the Liberal and National Parties. But many may not have realised that One Nation does not hold their conservative values or principles.

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AMA push back on Medical Board's doctor gag welcome

No less than the peak doctors' body, the Australian Medical Association, is now calling for the Medical Board's proposed doctor gag to be dropped. It seems that our highlighting of Dr van Gend's case - and his incredible courage in the face of extreme professional pressure - is working.

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Farmers burn while Turnbull rains money on reef

The Government's priorities are all wrong. Drought-devasted farmers get less than half as much money as climate change theory.

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Persecution of family doctor a warning to parents to shut up

My friend Dr David van Gend, a mild-mannered Toowoomba GP, is in trouble with the Medical Board for re-tweeting me. I kid you not. This attack on freedom of speech demanded the media release below.

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It's okay to like Lauren Southern

Here's what I thought after meeting Lauren Southern.

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Will the LNP mount any resistance?

Breaking: Today's Sunday Mail reports that Labor will bring its abortion laws to the Parliament next month.

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