Opinion

Thu 18 Apr 2019

RT Edwards: Farewell to a beloved retail icon

premium_icon RT Edwards: Farewell to a beloved retail icon

RT's has seen it all, but sadly the doors will close on June 30.

Attack on Folau is an attack on faith

premium_icon Attack on Folau is an attack on faith

Israel Folau’s controversial Instagram post has nothing on the book he devoutly follows, writes Des Houghton.

Tue 16 Apr 2019

OPINION: Small change for is for the better

OPINION: Small change for is for the better

IF THE container recycling depot that's opened next door to the NewsMail is anything to go by, the Containers for Change is a runaway success.

Stand up to support youth seeking climate justice

premium_icon Stand up to support youth seeking climate justice

With an election looming, we can make sure our children's voices are heard and climate problems are acted on.

Voters taken for fools over Adani

premium_icon Voters taken for fools over Adani

Let’s cut to the chase. The Palaszczuk Government is presiding over a national scandal by stalling the Adani project, writes Peter Gleeson

Hillsong pastor’s message to Folau

Hillsong pastor’s message to Folau

Hillsong founder and pastor Brian Houston has some timely advice for Israel Folau following his latest homophobic rant.

Mon 15 Apr 2019

What is really behind Palmer’s Qld Nickel pledge?

premium_icon What is really behind Palmer’s Qld Nickel pledge?

CLIVE Palmer has been saturating media markets with tens of millions in ads. But I doubt his claim is to get elected, writes Dennis Atikins.

Why should we fear electric cars?

Why should we fear electric cars?

Meanwhile, in Australia, one woman is murdered per week and Australia keeps human beings in concentration camps.

CLARENCE CHATTERBOX: Plenty of questions that need answers

premium_icon CLARENCE CHATTERBOX: Plenty of questions that need answers

'Doesn't the mosquito buzzing around my head a 1am have somewhere else it has to be?'

Shorten’s US-style campaign can’t hide Labor’s bad record

premium_icon Shorten’s US-style campaign can’t hide Labor’s bad record

Having been in the job for six years, Shorten has scored the highest number of negative satisfaction ratings of any opposition leader in history.

BETTY'S VIEW: Pensioners are struggling

premium_icon BETTY'S VIEW: Pensioners are struggling

I SAW on TV that aged pensioners were in revolt regarding the lack of consideration for them in the Budget.

Car park bingles are something worth noting

Car park bingles are something worth noting

When you hit someone, owning up is more than just courtesy.

Sun 14 Apr 2019

OPINION: Do your research, then cast your vote

premium_icon OPINION: Do your research, then cast your vote

QUITE often as a society we fling a lot of vitriol at people once they become candidates.

Fri 12 Apr 2019

Folau got exactly what he deserved

Folau got exactly what he deserved

THIS isn’t about free speech, political correctness gone mad or religious freedom. It’s about Israel Folau spitting in his employer’s face.

Israel Folau reaction: Alan Jones defends rugby star

Israel Folau reaction: Alan Jones defends rugby star

High-profile broadcaster and former Wallabies coach Alan Jones has slammed Rugby Australia for terminating the contract of Israel Folau.

Offroaders enjoyed Brisbane show

Offroaders enjoyed Brisbane show

THE National 4x4 Outdoors Show, Fishing and Boating Expo has been Brisbane's leading event for the four-wheel drive industry and fans of the great outdoors.

OPINION: Symbols mean so much to people

premium_icon OPINION: Symbols mean so much to people

AS WE approach Holy week, the week leading up to Easter I was thinking about the symbols of Easter that are more expressly Christian.

Thu 11 Apr 2019

Enough is enough: Folau must be sacked

premium_icon Enough is enough: Folau must be sacked

ISRAEL Folau is not deterred by criticism of his anti-gay views, he thrives on it. But the star Wallabies’ most recent online rant proves he has to be sacked.

She screamed for help. No one came. Now she is dead!

premium_icon She screamed for help. No one came. Now she is dead!

Are old ladies of so little value, that no one thinks to ring the cops when an elderly woman screams for help as she is bashed to death, asks SHERELE MOODY.

Calendar reveals ScoMo’s tactics

Calendar reveals ScoMo’s tactics

The 37-day election campaign has officially begun. And a quick look at a calendar shows why Scott Morrison has made a smart move.

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