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Australia’s Voters Reject Environmental Fantasies

June 5, 2019 by


By Ronald Stein ~ Following the recent uprisings in Venezuela and France, the results of Australia’s May 18th election may have put California lawmakers on notice that California’s working class and blue collar voters may also be ready to express their opinions at the polls. In a remarkable and most unexpected outcome, Australia’s conservative Prime […]

Australian Politics – What I Learned From This Shock Result

May 24, 2019 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ What this amazing election result has told me: the result was too close for pundits now to claim Labor was all bad; the Liberals can’t gloat too much; the Liberals aren’t too Right-wing; the Left’s bullying can backfire; voters fear global warming policies maybe more than global warming. Andrew Bolt writes […]

Australia’s Election Shock Shows The Perils Of Moralizing Climate Change

May 23, 2019 by


By Adam Brickley ~ Heading into last Saturday’s election in Australia, Prime Minister Scott Morrison was a dead man walking. Polls showed the left-wing Labor Party pulling away from his conservative Liberal-National Coalition in what newspapers across the globe were calling “The Climate Change Election.” Polls were being thrown around showing that more and more […]

After ‘Stunning’ Conservative Win, NY Times Compares Australia To ‘American South’

May 20, 2019 by


By Scott Whitlock ~ This weekend, another political earthquake hit the establishment. After trailing in every poll and being left for dead by liberals in the media, Prime Minister Scott Morrison and the conservatives in Australia won a shocking victory. But, just like with Brexit, Donald Trump’s win in 2016 and other examples, the New York […]

Australia Votes 2019: Shock! Climate Action Bombs. Pollsters Crash. Skeptics Win

May 19, 2019 by


From the team at CFACT ~ This is a guest post about the Federal election in Australia held yesterday, and it is from the award winning Australian blogger Joanne Nova. By Joanne Nova ~ Against all the polls, the money, advertising, and the non-stop media coverage, against all expectations and the betting agencies — the […]

ABC, CBS, NBC Skip Conservative Victories In Australia And Norway, But Find Time For Junk News Mentions

September 14, 2013 by


By Tim Graham ~ John Fund at National Review has written about three recent elections that show “Liberals In Retreat,” but only one is domestic: the Colorado gun-rights recall. The other two liberal defeats were in Norway and Australia. A quick Nexis search demonstrated that ABC, CBS, and NBC all skipped the conservative victories in […]

Australian Election Washup – Left Wants An Armistice In The Culture War Now That The Tide Has Turned

September 13, 2013 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Labor in government created the Left-wing Grattan Institute, funded the new Left-wing The Conversation and presided over the expansion of the Left-wing ABC. It staged a show-trial into the “hate media” that criticised it, threatened newspapers which dug into Julia Gillard’s past and proposed new laws for a state-backed media censor. […]

Australian Election Result – Let The Detractors Now Weep

September 12, 2013 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Where you see Liberal Party here, this indicates the larger of the two political parties from the Conservative side of politics in Australia. Those 2 Parties are The Liberal Party of Australia and The Nationals. In some States, those 2 parties have amalgamated to form the LNP, (Liberal National Party) which […]

Australian Election Result – Greens And Labor Lose Their Senate Lock For Years To Come

September 11, 2013 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Terry McCrann says the Labor-Green stranglehold on the Senate has been smashed for the next six years at least: The Greens might have lifted their representation to its highest ever level of 10 senators – and at the same time been rendered utterly powerless. For the election of a collection of […]

Australian Election Result – Climate Change Sceptics Could Get The Senate Of Their Dreams

September 10, 2013 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Climate sceptics in Australia may end up with the Senate of their dreams – one that scraps the carbon tax, but refuses to replace it with the Liberals’ smaller but still useless Direct Action scheme: TONY Abbott appears likely to secure the numbers in the new Senate to repeal the carbon […]

Australian Election Result – The Five Myths Abbott Smashed And Labor Must Ditch

September 9, 2013 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Tony Abbott’s landslide win over Labor hasn’t just destroyed perhaps our most deceitful and chaotic government. It also exposed five myths that helped to ruin Labor. Not that you would guess that from the self-denial of its leaders. Kevin Rudd on Saturday night made out as if he’d actually left Labor […]

Australian Election Result – Unelectable Tony Abbott Triumphs

September 8, 2013 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ TONY Abbott, written off as “unelectable”, has led the Coalition to one of its biggest wins. This is a victory over a cultural elite that mocked him and Labor, which vilified him as a “misogynist”and bigot. It is particularly a victory over the green movement, which Abbott fought from the day […]

Breaking News – Australian Government Changes – Tony Abbott Is New Prime Minister

September 7, 2013 by


The Polls closed only 4 hours ago, and some commentators called the election at that time, as exit polls indicated a huge win for Tony Abbot’s Coalition the Liberal National Party, a combination of two Conservative Parties. The main television coverage was on the National Broadcaster, the ABC, and even the very cautious Antony Green, […]