Opinion


The appointment of former Labor defence minister Stephen Smith and former CDF Angus Houston to conduct of a strategic review […]

     I know this scribble is a touch repetitive but it’s very difficult to ignore such a slur in recent […]

I often wonder why we are no longer a Lucky Country. And the reasons have been staring me in the […]

Up here we are pretty chuffed the Member for Herbert, Phillip Thompson, a returned veteran in the old definition of […]

It is nearing 70 years since I returned late at night after leave in WA, and reported to the orderly […]

By George Alban and Eamon Hale. This article was published on line in the Australian Veteran News On 1 June […]

There’s one thing Russia’s rulers can’t tolerate. It is those who challenge their self-assumed total authority. If there’s one thing history has […]

There’s nothing like the whiff of distant grapeshot to energise Australia’s plethora of armchair military strategists. Military professionals, on the […]

With a small fleet, far north Queensland makes far better sense in terms situating the boats closest to where they […]

Russia’s criminal despot pushes the world to the brink, playing an unpredictable, dangerous game. Plenty of questions as Stalin’s successor […]