the view from billinudgel

A win’s a win

The Eden-Monaro result shows that Morrison’s popularity has not substantially changed voting patterns – and Labor has still not cut through

Learning difficulties

The Coalition’s political agenda is a gross infringement on academic freedom

Let the record stand

There is nothing learnt by erasing, or defacing, the past

Dubious honour

The Queen’s Birthday Honours list is not just anachronistic, it’s plain silly

Trump cad

Australia’s G7 invitation is a big opportunity, but Morrison should not play Trump’s protégé

It’s about time

The High Court’s landmark ruling on the ‘Palace Papers’ is a win for Australian social democracy

Road map to nowhere

Angus Taylor’s road map is anything but an emissions reduction strategy

Vale, comrade

Jack Mundey left the world a far better place than he found it

A many-cornered contest

A Coalition win in Eden-Monaro is unlikely, but would be regarded as another of Morrison’s miracles and a disaster for Albanese

Cook and the culture wars

Cook will be honoured, but his actions do not warrant fulsome adulation at the cost of Australian history