the view from billinudgel

Scott Morrison’s short-sighted defence of cars with grunt

Our leader remains in Luddite denial about electric vehicles

ScoMo is no Gladiator

The Coalition’s win in NSW only highlights the PM’s shortcomings

The Coalition’s sudden budget backflip

Extending energy assistance to Newstart recipients is cynical in more ways than one

The right reverts to form after Christchurch

Insisting that both sides are to blame does nothing to arrest far-right extremism

The kids are alright

Climate-striking students have every right to protest

Instability again threatens the Nationals

What can history tell us about the party’s current strife?

Christopher Pyne more than another deserter

The fixer’s retirement signals the demise of the Liberal Party’s moderate faction

Julie Bishop’s exit

On the highs and lows of the former Liberal Party deputy leader’s career

No sign of Closing the Gap

Scott Morrison needs put his words about working in partnership with Indigenous Australia into action

Debate over asylum seeker medical transfers reaches new lows

The government’s scare campaign against the crossbench bill denigrates doctors and detainees