Bill Shorten and the Chamber of Horrors

The same sex couples gleefully lined up at the front of marriage register offices across Australia, awaiting the chance to marry legally, might have lamented the half empty chamber to which opportunistic leader of...

Pickering Vs Pickering

Who wouldn't like to see a 'face off' between the old-school, and pugnacious Larry Pickering Vs the smug 'school boy' Charlie Pickering? As proponents and supports of free speech we'd be pleased to host it...

Turkey’s Election: Why it Matters

Why it matters: 10 years ago, Turkey was a serious EU member candidate. Since then, it has turned towards theocracy under Erdogan. The battle outlined in this story is one of real progressives, in...

It’s OK To Say “Just Google It”!!

When polite conversation turns to politics, the demand for proof is more often than not a tactic to derail the conversation than a genuine desire for the facts. Can you provide a reference to prove...

Congratulations Labor! … It Won’t Last Long.

Labor have won the Victorian State election, but they may soon find their win is nothing more than a Pyrrhic victory.  If any party should be worried about its future, it is Labor. Ever since...

Migrant communities issue unity statement

In an unprecedented move, migrant community leaders in Europe and Australia have overnight issued strong statements relating to the recent trend for violent protests, especially with regard to the Israel-Palestine conflict and so-called Islamic...

Are we luring migrants to their deaths?

  If the governments of third world countries can't spend money on social services because they don't have the money, how is it moral for the governments of first world countries to spend money they...