XYZ Viewer Poll: Only 3% of booers are racist.

In the latest XYZ Viewer Poll, 1287 votes were cast in a survey that confirmed once and for all that only a tiny minority of people who boo Adam Goodes are racist. When asked "Why...

XYZ Viewer Poll: Which deceased historical figure should replace Bronwyn Bishop?

Following the surprising suggestion from the ABC to go to academic Scott Burchill as to who ought to replace Brownyn Bishop in the Speaker's Chair, readers are invited to nominate their pick, taking the...

Comrade Ludlam protests on the public purse

So this is what happens when a professional protester and student activist who has never grown up gets elected to parliament. No more riding a rusty two wheeler to the barricades for Comrade Scott, or...

Attempting to revive the Aussie car industry

I have been a petrol head for as long as I can remember, and a keen supporter of Australia's automotive industry. Go Ford! Boo Holden! (sorry, I'm not sure if I'm allowed to say that anymore...) Ahem. Anyway, in a...

Food for thought: The Lambie effect

From the island state where key figures of the Australian Greens found their genesis has come the raw-speaking revelations of independent senator Jacqui Lambie. To many social elites and inner city trendies she is sneeringly...

Ayatolla’s new book: Bringing the ‘peace’ of Islam to Israel and the West

President Barack Obama's new best friend, supreme leader of Iran, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has just launched a new book that all of us should find interesting. The book is called "Palestine", and is, as the...

Practice what you preach

It is a simple lesson that we are taught when we are growing up, to “do what you say, before telling others to do so”. Australian politics seems to have forgotten this simple saying,...

Refugee advocates racist toward Nauru

The Empire strikes back! Well, Nauru anyway. Sick of being bullied by national broadcasters with budgets several times the size of its Gross Domestic Product, the President of Naura, the wonderfully named Baron...

Nova Peris: Abbott should sack Andrew Bolt

This is the kind of Australia Labor Senator Nova Peris wants: One in which the Prime Minister can pick up a phone and demand that a journalist be sacked. In this case, Senator Peris was...

Arthur, arise!

In the spirit of justice for first peoples, XYZ draws attention to the plight of the indigenous people of the then obscure island described in this article by National Geographic who were subject to a...

When science and politics diverge

Last night, we were treated to a remarkably interesting episode of the ABC's Q&A. Regardless of whether or not the science episode is part of the ABC legitimising keeping Q&A out of the news department, the...

Food for Thought: Our climate “threat”, and the nuclear solutions

United States President Barack Obama publicly stated that “No challenge poses a greater threat to our future and future generations than a change in climate,” (which reflects the sentiments expressed by former Vice-President Al...

Green propaganda, paid for by the few remaining taxpayers in this country

One of the basic tenets of journalism is that you should always seek to interview more than one source for a story, both (or more) sources preferably having at least slightly divergent views and...

Coming up Trumps

When Donald Trump announced his bid for the White House in mid June there were smiles all round, plenteous expressions of derision, and the odd sneer. A few weeks later, and Trump is leading...

Peter Greste, Al Jazeera: Spokesmen for the Muslim Brotherhood?

The Egyptian court has yet again adjourned the retrial of Australian journalist Peter Greste, and his Al Jazeera colleagues Baher Mohomed and Mohamed Fahmy. The Guardian yesterday described the situation as "the latest setback...

BREAKING: AFL defines racism – It’s not what you say, it’s who you are.

The AFL has accelerated its social engineering mission today, releasing an updated Universal Definition of Racism. An AFL "spokesperson" was already waiting on the steps of AFL House when the media swarm arrived: "The community...

Marriage Equality Now!

Authorities are remaining tight lipped about the latest bail application to come before the Courts, after a man with a history of violence who has absconded from bail three times previously, was let out...

Food for thought: Dan’s plan for “paddock to plate” funding

Daniel Andrews is promising a $200million dollar "agriculture infrastructure and jobs fund", but only if the sale of the lease of the Port of Melbourne goes through Parliament next week, (lots of time to...

Wally of the Week: The Hawthorn Football Club

And now for something a little less serious, it is time for Wally of the Week, named after Everyone’s Favourite Muslim Apologist, Waleed Aly. This week, we cannot go past the Hawthorn Football Club.  After...

You idiot!

You idiot! That's what immediately came to mind when I read this via my colleague here at XYZ - Jeremy Morgan - and the always entertaining UK Daily Mail. I've been something of a frequent flyer...