Opinion
The cult of diversity

The cult of diversity

One of the key reasons Australia voted 60/40 against the indigenous voice to parliament is because it was divisive.  Instead of acknowledging and celebrating what unites Australians and binds us as a nation the Yes campaign divided citizens into indigenous and...

Another delay for religious freedom bill

Another delay for religious freedom bill

It’s been more than six years since Liberal and Labor promised protections for freedom of religion after this fundamental human right was smashed by the re-definition of marriage in law. Pressure on faith-based schools, churches,...

Avoiding false dilemmas

Avoiding false dilemmas

Christians need to think straight in many of these areas:A false dilemma is a logical fallacy in which an either/or is being demanded, when a both/and is the way to go. One can get rather technical about all this, but let’s keep it really simple. An obvious and...

It is time we wake from our slumber

It is time we wake from our slumber

It is interesting how some individuals make a radical about-face as they wake up to inconvenient truths and unpleasant realities. That was true of so many people who endured the Covid years. They came to see that something was not right, and that so much of what we...

Conversion therapy bill is as clear as mud

Conversion therapy bill is as clear as mud

The Tasmanian government has drafted a new Bill to outlaw supposed “conversion therapy” practices. The details are as clear as mud. Quick share links: What exactly is “conversion therapy?” No one seems to know and no specific detail is included in...

What did you learn at school today?

What did you learn at school today?

I have written many times before about the “long march of the left” through our institutions. It seems that march is now almost complete with our schools, our universities, government bureaucracies and even our corporates awash in political correctness and identity...

Time to put families first in Queensland

Time to put families first in Queensland

Annastacia Palaszczuk’s nine-year tenure as Queensland Premier saw damaging social and economic policy, the consequences of which will continue to play out. Legislating for the killing of unborn babies to birth and the destruction of...

Sympathy for the Arabs in Gaza

Sympathy for the Arabs in Gaza

It is true that a recent poll indicated that 75 percent of Palestinians living in Gaza and the West Bank supported the actions of Hamas on October 7. It is true that the people of Gaza chose to elect Hamas as their leaders in 2006. And it is true that an alarming...

Christianity is vital to the West’s survival

Christianity is vital to the West’s survival

For those shouting, "Gas the Jews!" and, "From the river to the sea, Palestine will be free," Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s recent essay should be compulsory reading. Hirsi Ali, an internationally famous author and commentator who was raised as a Muslim and then became an...

Let’s have a frank talk about immigration

Let’s have a frank talk about immigration

The Australian economy is not in a particularly good place at present. Inflation remains stubbornly high; interest rates continue to rise; cost of living is soaring and government debt is at an alarming level Quick share links: The Reserve Bank of...

Must we always make people feel good?

Must we always make people feel good?

Too many believers have this mistaken notion that above all, we should never make anybody feel bad, nor should people be offended, or upset, or put out in any way. We must just be nice to everyone, and never hurt their feelings or cause them any sort of negativity....

Those who spend the money should raise the money

Those who spend the money should raise the money

On 1 July 2014, my first day as a Senator, Adelaide’s Advertiser newspaper published an opinion piece I had submitted titled, Shedding the ‘Bludger State’ tag, in which I implored the SA State Government to stop bludging on the other states and start...

What Tozer said on revival is vitally important

What Tozer said on revival is vitally important

All true Christians should yearn for revival. We should all be tired of the sad state of things around us. We should all want so much more. And as I have so often stated, the world is in a mess because the Church is in a mess, and the Church is in a mess because you...

Individualism is the society killer

Individualism is the society killer

Individualism, an important tenet of modern conservatism and a strongly held belief among those on what is called the centre-right. And it happens to be one of the greatest evils our nation faces.  Quick share links: Individualism is the death of...

Here’s how we stop students being weaponised

Here’s how we stop students being weaponised

IT'S OBVIOUS young and vulnerable students are being indoctrinated with cultural-left, woke ideology — proven by students wagging school last Friday to attend the School Strike 4 Climate rally and this week’s protest organised by School Students for Palestine. WHAT DO...