Twits tweeting away Liberty

Liberty is synonymous with tolerance, equality, freedom of religion, human rights, freedom of speech, sexual liberation and so much more. At the core of liberty is an oft forgotten, seemingly contradictory conundrum. Simply put, Liberty...

Food for thought – The love and hate of free speech

Like many people I have great appreciation for the First Amendment to the United States Constitution. This amendment states: Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof;...

Does this uniform offend you?

There was a time when a man or woman in the uniform of his or her nation's armed forces might be considered a hero, and treated as such. But that time seems to be...

Putin takes on ISIS: He’s no hero

Vladimir Putin has taken a bold step in the last fortnight to wedge Russia into the centre of the fight to stop the Islamic State, sending fighter jets and elite troops to Syria. He...

XYZ Clarification: Quote of the Day

It has come to the attention of The XYZ that because we don't always date the quotes, we can unintentionally mislead some into thinking that the quote was made, by the person quoted, on...

Russia pushes to include Syria’s Assad in coalition against ISIS

Russian President Vladimir Putin is pushing for a new international coalition to fight against IS that would include Syria's president, Bashir al-Assad. While Syria and Russia have remained allies during the recent conflict, the United...

Quote of the Day: Julie Bishop nails it on IS

Our Quote of the Day goes to the Honourable Julie Bishop, whose words on 12 October 2014, regarding the Islamic State, epitomise much of what The XYZ has been saying since its inception: "This is going...

Pop star Chris Brown and speech suppression

American R 'n' B pop star Chris Brown has been refused a visa to enter Australia. Tickets for Brown's 'One Hell of a Nite' tour were scheduled to on sale tomorrow, which will obviously not...

Food for thought – What would Bruce do?

It’s been less then 4 years since one of Australia’s plain talking prophets left this world, and it appears the “progressive” tide is seeking to send his legacy out to sea. I’m referring of coarse...

Hajj deaths due to ‘fate’

The blame shifting has well and truly begun after the Hajj 'pilgrimage' crush which killed over 700 and injured at least an additional 900. Scores of 'pilgrims' are trampled to death annually at the Hajj,...

Food for thought – Seed bearing conservatism

Most people who know me are familiar with my fervent support of cannabis re-legalisation. Many “progressive” folk online ask me why a "heartless", "money-loving", "brainwashed", "asshole", “fascist”, "slave" would support legal access to cannabis. Well...
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Scotland the Brave

  Scottish citizen deploys home grown anti-hate preacher device to cheers of crowd. Suitable for use in other places where culturally appropriate. Enjoy!

Jeremy Corbyn on why  9/11 was ‘manipulated’ and the present whereabouts of the ark...

British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has claimed the 9/11 attacks on New York were 'manipulated' by George Bush and Tony Blair as a pretext for regime change in Afghanistan and war in Iraq. In...

Debate unwelcome – on the closing of the western mind

Ex-Muslim, Maryam Namazie, has been banned from campus by the students' union which is concerned she might "insult" Muslims and "incite hatred." This correspondent has fond memories of days allegedly spent studying law that somehow...

When is sexism not sexism?

With the downfall of Prime Minister Tony Abbott, the media has sent itself into a tailspin, poring over the question, "What kind of role did Abbott's chief of staff, Peta Credlin, have in the...

Wally of the Week: Pope Francis – “I’m not a communist, but….”

The XYZ is proud to anoint Pope Francis as its Wally of the Week, named after "Everybody's Favourite Muslim Apologist, Waleed Aly" (TM). Take this marvellous little bit of doublespeak from the Pope as he...

Mark Steyn article: The Emperor’s Moral Narcissism

This is a vitally important, but deeply disturbing summary of the quandary facing Europe, by the brilliant and straight-to-the-point Mark Steyn.  He summarises how Europe's birthrate has declined well below replacement levels, and in...

Food for thought – The Place Beyond the Pyne

Newspoll Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has made a pretty decent appointment, by making the Honourable Christopher Pyne his Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science. Given Turnbull’s near midnight speech after his successful coup against Tony...

XYZ Quote of the Day: Ronald Reagan and Cultural Libertarianism

Our Quote of the Day comes from someone who epitomised the idea driving the new Cultural Libertarians, and a quote which highlights one of the driving ideas of The XYZ. "Government's first duty is to...

The Lecture on the Mount: Pope Francis’s speech to Capitol Hill

If the faithful came to Capitol Hill hoping to be spiritually wowed by a papal sermon to rival that delivered by the Galilean master on another hill at another time, they would have left...