Mungo MacCallum


Mungo MacCallum
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.



By this author


Image of Christian Porter and Scott Morrison

Scott Morrison’s bad faith

Politics

The PM’s bill to protect religious freedom is a solution in search of a problem

Image of Craig Kelly

Protecting Craig Kelly

Politics

Saving the MP from a preselection battle was another fine display of muppetry

Image of the students’ climate strike

Why Adani shouldn’t make long-term plans

Politics

The #climatestrike shows that the future is not on the miner’s side

Image of Advance Australia’s director Gerard Benedet

Advance Australia – where?

Politics

The latest quest for a right-wing opponent to GetUp misunderstands what inspires people to action

Image of Scott Morrison and Mike Pence at APEC 2018

Cooperation takes a back seat at APEC

Politics

As tensions between the US and China rise, it’s getting harder for Australia not to take sides

Image of Scott Morrison and the ScoMo Express

The ScoMo Express backfires

Politics

The PM’s farcical bus tour cements spin over substance as his brand

Image of Scott Morrison

Scott Morrison’s foreign forays

Politics

The PM concluded a week of patchy diplomacy with his first major speech on foreign policy

Image of the Australian House of Representatives

Welcome to the hung parliament

Politics

This minority government could lead to some much-needed parliamentary reform

The Senate’s state of error

Politics

It started as theatre of the absurd, but by the end the “it’s OK to be white” episode had become an improbable fairytale.

×
×