Opinion

Tue 26 Mar 2019

Brutal fallout from One Nation scandal

Brutal fallout from One Nation scandal

A SHOCKING documentary means One Nation has distanced itself even further from the political mainstream. It could have dire consequences.

Talking sure beats silence with tough family subjects

premium_icon Talking sure beats silence with tough family subjects

We can empower children by allowing them to ask questions and rebuild broken lives into something worthwhile.

'Carmageddon': Our next horse and cart moment has arrived

'Carmageddon': Our next horse and cart moment has arrived

Akin to moving from horse and cart to cars, experts predict the electric and alternative fuel vehicle movement will arrive within three years.

YOUR SAY: Warming ocean will bring crocs and stingers

YOUR SAY: Warming ocean will bring crocs and stingers

Unequivocally, the recent relocation of the East Australian Current (EAC) will have economic and environmental implications for the popular tourist beaches.

Why state should conquer councils and take fluoride control

premium_icon Why state should conquer councils and take fluoride control

The state's decision resulted in councillors across Queensland pandering to a tin-hat minority of residents in their community.

Drivers suffering from 'indicatoritis'

Drivers suffering from 'indicatoritis'

It's a a frustrating, and potentially dangerous, condition that appears to be spreading.

Mon 25 Mar 2019

Why sex-offender register could do more harm than good

premium_icon Why sex-offender register could do more harm than good

They say the devil you know is better than the devil you don't, but when it comes to the subject of child abuse that couldn't be further from the truth.

Donald Trump witch hunt has blown up

premium_icon Donald Trump witch hunt has blown up

The greatest Fake News story of this century just blew up. It’s official: no, Donald Trump did not collude with Russia to steal the election.

Do Greens have blood on their hands?

premium_icon Do Greens have blood on their hands?

It seems the Greens are trying to profit from the massacre of Muslims by a white Australian racist by blaming everyone but themselves, says Andrew Bolt

How Mueller verdict will change Trump’s presidency

premium_icon How Mueller verdict will change Trump’s presidency

ROBERT Mueller’s report has been highly anticipated and its findings will change Trump's administration in a number of important ways, writes Sarah Blake.

Gympie survives weekend of winter sport in 34C - did you?

premium_icon Gympie survives weekend of winter sport in 34C - did you?

Gympie had a full dance card of winter sports on the weekend: soccer, Aussie rules, rugby and league - all sports designed to be played in cooler temps

OPINION: Right to freedom of speech depends on who says it

premium_icon OPINION: Right to freedom of speech depends on who says it

LETTER: Take Pauline Hanson, for example. The moment she entered parliament she has been fair game for one and all.

Sun 24 Mar 2019

Australian pollies should act to quell far right's rhetoric

Australian pollies should act to quell far right's rhetoric

Have we been conditioned to automatically think that all perpetrators will be Muslim?

Sat 23 Mar 2019

The debate that has to be had

premium_icon The debate that has to be had

The case for population control should not be hijacked by ugly debates about race or religion

Is removing your tattoo deleting your history?

premium_icon Is removing your tattoo deleting your history?

MANY people are opting to have their tattoos removed. But are they losing an important part of themselves?

Fri 22 Mar 2019

When it comes to politicians we want more than PR on a stick

premium_icon When it comes to politicians we want more than PR on a stick

Australia's faith in major parties lowest in 70 years, with a growing number looking for an "authentic” connection.

The 15 best things I have read this week

The 15 best things I have read this week

All roads lead to Gympie - we always knew it, and now it's been confirmed by somebody who has studied the numbers and speaks about it all over the world

How Australia made NZ all about us

How Australia made NZ all about us

LAST night’s fiery exchange between Scott Morrison and Waleed Aly shows how Australia has co-opted a massacre for political purposes.

So, what make us less human than you?

So, what make us less human than you?

Take a moment and look into the mirror.

NZ proves ‘there is a sickness in America’

NZ proves ‘there is a sickness in America’

In one week and after just one massacre, Jacinda Ardern has radically reformed New Zealand. America, it shouldn’t be this hard.

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