My response to CIS criticisms; Elders on the Intervention

So Sara Hudson criticises me at the Drum today. I think it’s pretty insubstantial. Also note her tone Michael Brull in his 3,000 word diatribe… It is easy to throw stones but it is much harder to come up with solutions. Does Brull really think things would be better if the Government closed down the … Continue reading

My argument with This Blog Harms at Crikey

Ok, so there’s this guy at Crikey, NAJ Taylor, whose blog I don’t enjoy reading. He is, however, very gracious and gentlemanly in argument, which I should note to his favour. He has been far more polite than I have been. Nevertheless, I criticised his blog on twitter. It’s impossible to make a serious or … Continue reading

Israel’s very best friends (delayed post)

Israel’s very best friends Michael Brull   Israel may well consider itself blessed when it come to Australia’s media. They are such good “friends of Israel”, that sometimes their devotion to the Israeli government even outshines that of  Australia’s leading Jewish organisations, and on occasion even the Israeli government.   One of Israel’s newest friends … Continue reading