the view from billinudgel

Climate of blame

Labor runs the risk of putting expediency over principle

Mateship at what cost?

It is not in Australia’s national interest to become involved in Trump’s vendettas

Tribal loyalty

Is there anything new in the blind partisan faith inspired by Donald Trump and Boris Johnson?

Balanced… on a precipice

The government celebrates as the economic outlook worsens

How good is Gladys Liu?

Scott Morrison ducks and weaves questions about the embattled MP

Peter Dutton’s tyranny

On the minister’s treatment of the Tamil asylum-seeker family and his pursuit of power

How lucky is Scott Morrison?

NSW Labor’s latest strife has been a blessing for the prime minister

Farewell, Tim Fischer

The former Nationals leader was a rare political beast

Making sense of CPAC

Why the Conservative Political Action Conference should not be dismissed lightly

Drawing a line in the sand: Garma festival 2019

Indigenous leaders have made it clear that the Uluru statement is not negotiable