Two people killed outside police headquarters in Sydney

**Breaking news** Two people have been killed in a shooting incident outside the New South Wales police headquarters in the Western Sydney suburb of Parramatta. Police have confirmed the deaths, but the victims have yet to...

Breaking News: Malcolm Turnbull replaced by Ahmad Malas!

Breaking news: Malcolm Turnbull has deposed himself as Liberal Party leader and Prime Minister of Australia. In one of the most truly "progressive" moves in politics, the former leader has replaced himself with Ahmad Malas....

Fix the Budget: A criminally sensible idea

There are some things in this world that do not make much sense. You would not do it if it were not already in place. Would you ban alcohol? Ban shoes? Ban cigarettes? Ban...

Islamic leader calls for ‘reset’ of relationship with government

Islamic leader Ahmad Malas has called upon Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to 'reset' the Federal Government's relationship with Australia's Muslims. Mr Malas is a director of the Lebanese Muslim association, and told the ABC today...

Food for thought – You only get out what you Putin

Recent international focus on Russian President Vladimir Putin has caused me to reflect on this steel eyed leader raised from behind the Iron Curtain. With a purported personal net worth of $70 billion dollars...

XYZ Viewer Poll results

The XYZ has shot to the forefront of political and social research over the last couple of weeks, in particular with its poll regarding how the electorate has responded to the sacking of Tony...

Racist article admits migrants aren’t all Syrian

What a great article.. (From The West Australian, 01/10/2015, Headline: Syrians, Afghans clash in German refugee centre riot) https://au.news.yahoo.com/thewest/a/29695836/syrians-afghans-clash-in-german-refugee-centre-riot/ Thankfully, as both are victims, no one should complain as there is no oppressor, apart from perhaps Germany,...

Do we even need the UN?

Why is an international forum at which world leaders can meet necessary? Is not the primary function of the UN to avoid war?  How is that going for it? Don't we have enough multilateral forums as...

Quote of the Day: Korean leader of UN doesn’t get irony

The XYZ Quote of the Day could go to UN Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon, for this pearler he made before a meeting of 70 countries at UN Headquarters yesterday: “The future does not belong...

The UN’s disingenuous stance on refugees

The disingenuous language and stance on the current immigration crisis continues from the United Nations following the latest statement from UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon. The desire to maintain an orderly intake or refugees by...

Scientists warn record breaking El Niño will kill us all!

A bearded scientist, who has been in regular contact with The XYZ, has told us that he and his colleagues are expecting a record breaking El Niño over the Pacific Ocean this summer: 'All our...

Abbott sacking causing Liberal Party Exodus

Reports have come in that hundreds of Liberal Party branch members have resigned, have sent letters refusing to work on election campaigns, and have even threatened to join or create alternative political parties in...

Sombrero wearing racists exposed

So I was caught walking through the University campus in my city wearing a French beret... I know, what a callous racist pig I am, to be shamelessly appropriating the culture of the French...

Quote of the Day: Merkel says multicultural society has failed

The XYZ Quote of the Day goes to Angela Merkel, who's words we are quoting from this report by BBC news: "We kidded ourselves a while, we said: 'They won't stay, sometime they will be...

Back to the Future – Jeremy Corbyn to party like it’s 1985 

We at XYZ always suspected Jeremy Corbyn was yesterday's man, but we were more inclined to think summer of love ca. 1968 than the height of the "greed is good era" ca. 1985. But...

Second thoughts on Liberty

I wanted to add some thoughts following up on an article by my friend Keating which we published yesterday, entitled: Twits tweeting away Liberty. Keating observed that "At the core of liberty is an oft...

Cultural diversity for thee, not for me

Point Piper residents were given a little taste of cultural diversity last Sunday, 27 September. Parts of the small, overwhelmingly upper-middle-aged, two-thirds atheistic or Christian population were petitioned by the Party for Freedom to demand...

Football Fan sues Catholic Church for public shame and humiliation

Since we're doing offence and humiliation in such a big way now, I've decided to make a claim myself under a little known clause of my State's anti-discrimination legislation. I have the misfortune to be...

Liberty, and Rappin’ about lootin’

Pondering as one is wont to do as one's mind follows a thread of thought, the realisation hit me that I am not sure where the people these days go to open their mind,...

Ben Shapiro video: The Myth of the Tiny Radical Muslim Minority

Ben Shapiro, from Truth Revolt, cuts through the argument that it is only a tiny minority within Islam who holds extremist views. He made this video in October 2014, in response to the televised...