Browsing All posts tagged under »Julie Bishop (Australia’s Foreign Minister)«

Australian Politics – Four Contenders Put Up Their Hands For Prime Minister Turnbull’s Job

April 10, 2018 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Three Liberals have now announced they are interested in being leader after Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, and one won’t rule it out. The stampede is starting, with Peter Dutton, Josh Frydenberg, Scott Morrison and Julie Bishop at the head of the herd. Peter Dutton yesterday: There’s 149 people in federal parliament […]

Australian Politics – If Prime Minister Turnbull Is The Problem, Julie Bishop Is Not The Answer

November 13, 2017 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Liberals and commentators must stop backing leaders on the basis of poll popularity, rather than strategic and leadership smarts. Take Peter van Onselen today, repeating arguments for Julie Bishop he once made for Malcolm Turnbull. Haven’t we seen with Turnbull – and Julia Gillard – that popularity melts like summer snow […]

Australian Politics – You Pay, 113 Diplomats Fly Home To Julie

March 1, 2017 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ The Australian Government led by Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is nearly $500 billion in debt. Yet it still finds money, in this age of teleconferencing, for this: Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop will take the unprecedented step of recalling more than 100 of Australia’s senior diplomats in a bid to shape […]

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull To Back Former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd As World Leader? Seriously?

January 29, 2016 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ This is astonishing, and another sign that the Liberal Party (which is the major political party from the Conservative side of the political fence here in Australia) has been hijacked by cuckoos: The ambition of Kevin Rudd to be UN secretary-general is fanning angst in the Liberal Party, with sharp differences […]

Russia Uses Veto To Protect Malaysia Airlines MH17 Mass Murderers

July 30, 2015 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Russia bares its teeth: The Australian Government’s Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has lambasted Russia for using its veto power to block a United Nations proposal to establish an international criminal tribunal into the MH17 disaster… The resolution to establish a criminal tribunal was supported by 11 countries with Russia – as […]

Is Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop’s Submission Appropriate?

April 19, 2015 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ Yes, wear a headscarf in visiting a mosque, but should she grant the mullahs this victory? Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop takes on her sternest task today as she uses a historic visit to Iran to gain information about the fight against Islamic State and build a relationship with a nation […]

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop: Nuclear Power Is “Obvious” If We Want To Slash CO2 Emissions

November 30, 2014 by


By Andrew Bolt ~ She is absolutely right, of course, always a virtue when opening a controversial debate: Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says nuclear energy remains an option for Australia, describing it as an “obvious direction” as it considers how to cut carbon dioxide emissions after 2020. Ms Bishop called for a an open […]