Opinion

Fri 30 Aug 2019

Miners deserve a straight answer

premium_icon Miners deserve a straight answer

New Hope says it will start making half its 300-strong workforce redundant. The Palaszczuk Government needs to make a decision.

OPINION: Why we need to make changes before we're doomed

premium_icon OPINION: Why we need to make changes before we're doomed

I AM currently listening to the book ‘Against’, by American academic Tad Delay.

Thu 29 Aug 2019

Playing the race card hardly proves rampant racism

premium_icon Playing the race card hardly proves rampant racism

Sudanese-born supermodel Adut Akech this week played the tattiest race card yet and with insane success, writes Andrew Bolt.

The baffling sights seen on Warwick roads

premium_icon The baffling sights seen on Warwick roads

THE one traffic offence former policeman Andrew Gale continually sees on our roads - and is gobsmacked by.

Mon 26 Aug 2019

Parents should be models of behaviour

premium_icon Parents should be models of behaviour

IT would be a better world if parents told their children to respect teachers.

Sat 24 Aug 2019

Dad shaming: The latest attempt to humiliate men

premium_icon Dad shaming: The latest attempt to humiliate men

When did it become okay to hurl abuse at parents just trying to do their best? It seems that in our perfection-driven society anything goes these days, even when...

Trump humiliates his own supporter

Trump humiliates his own supporter

Donald Trump’s supporters love it when he humiliates his political opponents. But this week, one of them suddenly became his latest victim.

'You can't fence dams, so teach your kids to swim'

premium_icon 'You can't fence dams, so teach your kids to swim'

Gympie Facebook mob responds to tragic death of three-year-old at Cootharaba property.

Fri 23 Aug 2019

Why women are socking it to the rhetoric of Alan Jones

premium_icon Why women are socking it to the rhetoric of Alan Jones

2GB's Alan Jones has no idea of how his scary his 'shove a sock down her throat' and 'back-hander' comments really are, writes journalist SHERELE MOODY

Thu 22 Aug 2019

Rev up! Massive motocross weekend ahead for Warwick

premium_icon Rev up! Massive motocross weekend ahead for Warwick

FOUR hundred bikes will be in town for a weekend of fun in a dirt at Morgan Park

Wed 21 Aug 2019

Challenge of Pell’s verdict for Catholic parents

premium_icon Challenge of Pell’s verdict for Catholic parents

Across Australia, children are coming home from their Catholic schools and wanting to know what the guilty verdict of Cardinal George Pell means for their faith.

Bolt: My trust in justice gone after shock Pell ruling

premium_icon Bolt: My trust in justice gone after shock Pell ruling

I looked to Victoria’s Court of Appeal to stand against the mob and the media witchhunt, and to set George Pell free, writes Andrew Bolt.

'Absurd' Imbil forestry plan would decimate industry

premium_icon 'Absurd' Imbil forestry plan would decimate industry

Gympie MP calls plan architects and other environmentalists "ideological, left wing, green zealots”

Tue 20 Aug 2019

How phone addiction in children is like drug abuse

premium_icon How phone addiction in children is like drug abuse

More and more parents are now living in fear about the violence their children are displaying thanks to screen addiction. We need a plan of action before it’s too...

Barnaby Joyce’s gobsmacking hypocrisy

Barnaby Joyce’s gobsmacking hypocrisy

Australia has put up with a lot from Barnaby Joyce in the past three years — but last night he crossed a line that has women in NSW raging.

RACISM: Dummies guide to intolerance

premium_icon RACISM: Dummies guide to intolerance

Ever wondered where you fit into Australia's racist culture? Try this 25 point checklist and find out where you sit

Grandparents stepping back can help kids in parenting role

premium_icon Grandparents stepping back can help kids in parenting role

We have a lot we can teach grandkids and most of us look forward to that, but we shouldn't lose sight of the lessons our own children need to learn.

Mon 19 Aug 2019

Block scene that is ‘never, ever OK’

Block scene that is ‘never, ever OK’

Outrageous confrontations are nothing new for reality TV, but last night The Block’s Tess crossed a line — and we should all be raging.

Sun 18 Aug 2019

The act that would be called ‘rape’

The act that would be called ‘rape’

An act that would be called “rape” in some Australian states is called “maintaining a sexual relationship” in others.

Annoying plan behind topless Martha pic

Annoying plan behind topless Martha pic

A topless photo of MAFS star Martha is the latest step in an irritating plan. And it’s part of a growing trend, writes James Weir.

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