Mungo MacCallum is a political journalist and commentator. His books include Run Johnny Run, Poll Dancing, and Punch and Judy. Visit his blog, The View from Billinudgel.
Articles by this author
Section 44 of the Constitution is not an adequate way of gauging allegiance to Australia
It’s just the vibe of the thing
Is the factional infighting just growing pains or symptomatic of an identity crisis?
The Greens’ colour wars
What does the government think it will achieve with its proposed reforms?
The thin edge of the citizenship wedge
The opposition to the Uluru statement is dispiriting and frustrating but predictable
The anniversary of Menzies’ forgotten people speech is a plea by the conservatives to get back to their roots
The mythical Menzies
The rumours of Anthony Albanese’s leadership challenge have been greatly exaggerated
The non-existent coup
The government was brave to stand up to the banks but the battle has just begun
Take it to the banks
The ban on gambling advertising during live sporting events is welcome and necessary policy