The Dutton, Huang and McGrath disasters all added to painful mess, which the party was fortunate to duck.

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14th April 2019 12:04 PM

Will the Federal Budget be enough for Australia's voters to forgive the Coalition for the internal warfare that has been...

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07th April 2019 12:04 PM

Have we been conditioned to automatically think that all perpetrators will be Muslim?

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24th March 2019 12:03 PM

Inaccurate promotion aside, the State Government must take some blame for region's lack of services

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10th March 2019 12:03 PM

OPINION: Australia's actions leave us diminished in the eyes of world

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10th Feb. 2019 12:02 PM

Mediscare campaign, Brexit vote played on voters' fears and prejudices

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19th Jan. 2019 1:01 PM

Liberal Democrat Senator comes out swinging at Gympie Times columnist Colin Claridge, who he says does not know him, nor...

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15th Jan. 2019 10:01 AM

Latest craze or politicians - droning can be dangerous if not properly controlled.

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13th Jan. 2019 10:01 AM

Gympie Columnist Colin Claridge takes a look around the region and the world and is not too impressed with what he sees

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05th Jan. 2019 2:01 PM

OPINION: Is there room in ScoMo's war chest to provide Anna with funding for training courses in how to read contracts and...

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17th Dec. 2018 12:12 AM

Shelter as an inalienable right has diminished in the list of government priorities.

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25th Nov. 2018 12:11 AM

Radical show of political restraint as PM responds to Melbourne terror attack

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18th Nov. 2018 12:11 PM

A series of "disruptions” in the digital realm recently forces Colin Claridge to ask: why are we quick to ditch...

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11th Nov. 2018 12:11 PM

Just after almost professing his undying love for the Saudi regime, Trump now finds himself in a predicament

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21st Oct. 2018 12:10 PM

'We should welcome the prompt action by PM ScoMo in calling a Royal Commission.'

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23rd Sept. 2018 12:09 PM

OPINION: Colin Claridge says Nigel Farage's visit draws attention to the rise of divisive forces in society.

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15th Sept. 2018 12:09 PM

Comments like those aimed at Julia Gillard when she was prime minister are inexcusable.

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09th Sept. 2018 12:09 PM

Liberals brawl in Sydney cafe shows the infiltration of religion

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24th June 2018 12:06 PM

Strange that in Qld the law can't compel a father to a paternity test

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03rd June 2018 12:06 PM

Voters need to know real cost of government revenue cuts

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27th May 2018 12:05 PM

The Government doesn't like the idea that corporate tax cuts should come with strings attached guaranteeing the money will...

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30th March 2018 12:03 PM

Groucho Marx was quoted as saying that he would never join a club that would have him as a member. Perhaps we should heed...

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25th March 2018 11:03 AM

Colin Claridge has his say on Labor Bill being "Short-on policies and high on his perceived popularity.

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18th March 2018 10:03 AM

Those who will be most affected most by Trump's tariff decree are the very ones he says he is acting for: American industry...

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10th March 2018 5:03 AM

Peter Dutton's desire to see more Australian history taught in our schools is OK as long as it's not a whitewashed...

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24th Feb. 2018 12:02 PM

Colin Claridge has been left wondering what's going on in Canberra after the latest debacle.

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04th Feb. 2018 12:02 PM

Why is some inner-city, prime real estate allowed to remain vacant - and derelict - for so long?

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28th Jan. 2018 12:01 PM

Are drivers who power their cars with electricity are bludging off their fellow Australians?

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21st Jan. 2018 9:01 AM

State's wealth derived from the regions but we're being disregarded when it comes to slicing up the economic pie.

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17th Dec. 2017 12:12 PM

Why has the media been so much more lenient in its treatment of the ALP under the leadership of one Bill Shorten?

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09th Dec. 2017 2:12 PM

The shouting will persist right up until the next election

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02nd Dec. 2017 5:12 AM

Are we voting today for the parliament we need or the one we deserve?

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25th Nov. 2017 5:11 AM

Australia's energy future has had its share of verbal flourishing rather than action

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21st Oct. 2017 5:10 AM

Old Tony shapes global warming speech to appease his friends

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14th Oct. 2017 6:10 AM

Australia sadly rates low in the public holiday stakes

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07th Oct. 2017 2:10 PM

Our pollies seem to be getting plenty of exercise "flying” off the handle and "jumping” to conclusions...

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30th Sept. 2017 6:09 AM

I'm not a commentator but ... this law seems like a conflict of interest

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24th Sept. 2017 6:09 AM

I'm not a commentator but...

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16th Sept. 2017 2:09 PM

Voters may not be happy regardless of what happens in either of the next elections.

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09th Sept. 2017 5:09 AM