Opinion

Tue 16 Apr 2019

Voters taken for fools over Adani

premium_icon Voters taken for fools over Adani

Let’s cut to the chase. The Palaszczuk Government is presiding over a national scandal by stalling the Adani project, writes Peter Gleeson

Hillsong pastor’s message to Folau

Hillsong pastor’s message to Folau

Hillsong founder and pastor Brian Houston has some timely advice for Israel Folau following his latest homophobic rant.

Mon 15 Apr 2019

What is really behind Palmer’s Qld Nickel pledge?

premium_icon What is really behind Palmer’s Qld Nickel pledge?

CLIVE Palmer has been saturating media markets with tens of millions in ads. But I doubt his claim is to get elected, writes Dennis Atikins.

Why should we fear electric cars?

Why should we fear electric cars?

Meanwhile, in Australia, one woman is murdered per week and Australia keeps human beings in concentration camps.

CLARENCE CHATTERBOX: Plenty of questions that need answers

premium_icon CLARENCE CHATTERBOX: Plenty of questions that need answers

'Doesn't the mosquito buzzing around my head a 1am have somewhere else it has to be?'

Shorten’s US-style campaign can’t hide Labor’s bad record

premium_icon Shorten’s US-style campaign can’t hide Labor’s bad record

Having been in the job for six years, Shorten has scored the highest number of negative satisfaction ratings of any opposition leader in history.

BETTY'S VIEW: Pensioners are struggling

premium_icon BETTY'S VIEW: Pensioners are struggling

I SAW on TV that aged pensioners were in revolt regarding the lack of consideration for them in the Budget.

Car park bingles are something worth noting

Car park bingles are something worth noting

When you hit someone, owning up is more than just courtesy.

Fri 12 Apr 2019

Folau got exactly what he deserved

Folau got exactly what he deserved

THIS isn’t about free speech, political correctness gone mad or religious freedom. It’s about Israel Folau spitting in his employer’s face.

Israel Folau reaction: Alan Jones defends rugby star

Israel Folau reaction: Alan Jones defends rugby star

High-profile broadcaster and former Wallabies coach Alan Jones has slammed Rugby Australia for terminating the contract of Israel Folau.

OPINION: Symbols mean so much to people

premium_icon OPINION: Symbols mean so much to people

AS WE approach Holy week, the week leading up to Easter I was thinking about the symbols of Easter that are more expressly Christian.

Thu 11 Apr 2019

Enough is enough: Folau must be sacked

premium_icon Enough is enough: Folau must be sacked

ISRAEL Folau is not deterred by criticism of his anti-gay views, he thrives on it. But the star Wallabies’ most recent online rant proves he has to be sacked.

She screamed for help. No one came. Now she is dead!

premium_icon She screamed for help. No one came. Now she is dead!

Are old ladies of so little value, that no one thinks to ring the cops when an elderly woman screams for help as she is bashed to death, asks SHERELE MOODY.

Calendar reveals ScoMo’s tactics

Calendar reveals ScoMo’s tactics

The 37-day election campaign has officially begun. And a quick look at a calendar shows why Scott Morrison has made a smart move.

Animals jump off climate change cliff as we do nothing

Animals jump off climate change cliff as we do nothing

It's a shocking image to be privy to; watching a walrus climb a rock cliff...

OPINION: NBN a disaster from the start

premium_icon OPINION: NBN a disaster from the start

IN MY role working in the media, I've been asked to provide feedback on the NBN Co.

Mindfulness and meditation can be boosted by chanting

premium_icon Mindfulness and meditation can be boosted by chanting

WHAT is chanting and what are the benefits to our overall well-being?

Any publicity's good publicity, except for vegans

premium_icon Any publicity's good publicity, except for vegans

I can't imagine a way vegans could've harmed their cause any worse aside from burning pubs down to the ground on cheap steak night.

Wed 10 Apr 2019

Why vegan protests are exactly what we need

premium_icon Why vegan protests are exactly what we need

THERE is something deeply wrong with our society and the current protests have been exactly what we need, writes Andrea Macleod.

School lunch box warriors are missing the point

premium_icon School lunch box warriors are missing the point

The health lobby requesting $100 million to improve school lunches as a way of tackling the obesity epidemic are missing the point.

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