Index to my shorter articles -- Part 3


Recycling misinformation about conservatives

Was Reagan a peacenik?

What should we think of political moderates?

Conservatism in the Torah: No favoritism for the poor

Is conservatism no more than belief in a fixed human nature?

More on the emotional difference between Leftists and Rightists


Trust: Is a cynical, cautious, untrusting attitude basic to conservatism?

Does being conservative tend to make you suicidal?

Conservatives are happier

Conservative policy preferences: Michael Oakeshott's conclusion

How conservative is Tony Blair?

Is "comfort with contradiction" basic to conservatism?

The big tent

Conservatives are happier because they are less angry

The latest "Conservatives are stupid" accusation

A conservatism hater

Are conservatism and racism indistinguishable?

Reason to be thankful every day

Are conservatives less creative than liberals?

Another Leftist claim of psychological dysfunction among conservatives

Nigel Farage, the Leader of the UK Independence Party, gets the European Parliament right

Leftist psychologists prove that a conservative is someone who has been mugged by reality

“Turkeys voting for Christmas”. That's what the intellectual elite think of working class conservative voters.

Grabbing traditions that the Left have not yet managed to destroy

ANZAC day in Brisbane

St Andrew's day reflections

More academic evidence of the importance of genes and the UNIMPORTANCE of your home environment

Are conservatives lazy thinkers?

Ideology and "what works"

Do people become more conservative as they age? Comment on Dangelis and open-mindedness

Why Are Conservatives Happier Than Liberals?

Journalist Chris Mooney is feeling his way towards an understanding of the psychology of politics

Conservatives have the gift of contentment

Why Conservatives Are Happier Than Liberals

The martial paradox

Are conservatives "Right-wing"?

A conversation about conservatism, race and IQ

Comment on "Inside the conservative brain: What explains their wiring?" by AVI TUSCHMAN

The genetics of politics

Are conservatives more emotional?

"Essentialism": A new stick to beat conservatives with

Are libertarianism and conservatism totally different?

A conservative vision for social justice (?)

Supermac: A true conservative (Harold Macmillan)


WHY do the old swing Rightwards?

Are Republicans more open to new product choices?

Are better looking women conservatives?

Conservatives Are No More Biased About Science Than Liberals Are

The natural state of affairs

Is Operetta the right musical entertainment for conservatives?

Avoiding that pesky evolutionary thinking: Surviving Yersinia pestis

Do conservatives have better self-control?

Thanksgiving, food and conservatism

Is a grateful heart the mark of a conservative?

Must not say that the poor mostly keep themselves poor

Scrutinizing Scruton

Why Are We Still Working?

Are conservatives healthier?

The poor die sooner and that's not because of anything in their environment

Bad research claiming that spanking children 'does more harm than good'

Reflections about my forebears -- and "whiteness" studies

Hillary Clinton Denounces the ‘Alt-Right,’ and the Alt-Right Is Pleased

The contented versus the discontented people

Taller people tend to be conservative

The relationship between conservatism and racism

Defining conservatism

Why the white working class votes against itself (?)

Are conservatives moral?

Australia's new political divide: 'globalists' versus 'patriots'

'The best country in the world' and Australian patriotism: Contrasted with some other countries

The latest attempt to "psychologize" conservatives

That Nordic beauty ideal again

Muscular men less likely to support social and economic equality, study suggests

Doing nothing can be good conservative policy

Do Republicans Really Work Against Their Constituents' Interests?


No, Free Speech Is Not Threatened By The Right

What I learned as a guest house proprietor

Shock! Horror! Conservatives are more cautious

Are there conservative intellectuals?

Monarchists’ opposition to a referendum reveals their contempt for democracy (?)

Attractive people are more likely to be conservatives -- because they have it 'too easy'?

Is there a conservative sense of humor?

Far-right views now mainstream in Europe: Warning issued after Poland blames Jews for their own destruction, Hungary declares that Europeans should not 'mix' with Africans and Croatia thanks Argentina for welcoming Croatian Nazi sympathizers

A rebuttal to a conservative critique of Peterson

Is Jordan Peterson a conservative?

What Jordan Peterson Doesn't Understand About Religion and Free Speech

Jordan Peterson’s tragic folly (?)

Alt-Right: Are Racists Mentally Ill? Some Psychiatrists Say Yes

Homelessness and the family

Freedom FROM

Sir Johannes Bjelke-Petersen (1911 - 2005)

The late Lawrence Auster 1949 – 2013

Bad conservatives?

A new theory for why Republicans and Democrats see the world differently: Our political divisions aren’t red versus blue, but fixed versus fluid

Living on the dole


There was a time when all Republicans were RINOs

The recent rise of nationalism among conservatives

Why Republican Governors Are More Popular

White Supremacists are LEFTISTS

Spice Company Says Republicans Are More 'Calculated' Than Nazis

An evangelical Christian conservative versus a Catholic conservative

Caution as the heart of conservatism

Is Boris Johnson a conservative?

Conservatism and The Problem of Nationalism

Conservatism = patriotism?

Scruton and nationalism

That Rightward shift

Minnesota AG Keith Ellison May Have Just Screwed Up Case Against George Floyd Cops

Opinions divided on whether Australia could effectively ban extremist far-right organisations

Boris is NOT a small government conservative

If Amy Coney Barrett means what she just said, she should resign from the Supreme Court right now

It's great to see Jordan Peterson back in form

Peterson: Why I Love Great Britain

Tory imperial measures plan ‘utter nonsense’ and will add costs, says Asda chair

Testosterone Treatment Turns Democrat Voters More Conservative


Should minorities be angry at the Queen?


Will Secular Conservatives Have Conservative Grandchildren?

In Oregon, the Death Penalty Is Dealt a Fatal Blow

‘Symbols of hate’: The lingering afterlife of Croatian fascism in Australia

Emil O Kierkegaard

Clarifying the meaning of "Right-wing"

Left-Right divide no longer relevant in modern politics?

The Surge of Populism -- and Nationalism

Donald Trump

Leftist group releases video comparing Trump to Hitler

The Donald and an excerpt from a Left/anarchist conspiracy theory

Donald Trump: Personality versus policy in winning elections

A psychological attack on Trump supporters!

The Left are amusing: The "authoritarianism" explanation for Trump support

Trump’s voters aren’t authoritarians, new research says. So what are they?

Is Trump like Hitler?

Trump and the Jews

An Authoritarian-in-chief? Jeff Jacoby says that Trump is not fit for the Presidency.

Is Trump just another Fascist?

Does RACISM explain the rise of Donald Trump?

In defence of Trump's trade policies

Trump and his critics. Article from a libertarian perspective

Is Trump just another Fascist? (2)

Trump, Nazism and the Overton window

Why Trump prevailed despite the cloud of sexual assault accusations over him: Feminist misconceptions

Is Trump antiscience?

Mr Trump's manner of speaking

The "majority of the popular vote" myth

Scientific proof that Trump voters are racist?

Infrastructure: The latest anti-Trump propaganda from the NYT

Is President Trump our Messiah?

Seeds of fascism sprout anew in Trump’s America (?)

"Daddy's girl" in the era of Trump

Yale historian warns Trump’s rise perfectly mirrors frightening ascent of Fascism and Nazis in the 1930s

Donald Trump and How America Lost Its Mind

New Zealand gets its own Donald Trump

Trump coins show that Trump widens the range of the possible

Trump and Christianity

Trump plays the race card yet again by targeting affirmative action on campus (?)

Unemployment under Trump

Fascism 'goes unnoticed until it's too late': Albright sounds dire warning on Trump

Ex-Treasury secretary compares Trump to Mussolini

Donald Trump’s Mommy Issues

Trump and conspiracy theories

Let me try my hand at prophecy: About Mr. Trump's Emergency declaration

Jeff Jacoby has been conned -- about Trump and his staffers

A Leftist obsession: Mr Trump is mentally damaged

Predestination and Donald Trump

Conservative critics of Trump's tariffs are WRONG

Tariffs -- The Taxes That Made America Great

Here we go again: Trump is insane!

Lessons from history in support of Trump

Trump is unravelling before our eyes -- or so says the Washington post

Another claim of mental incompetence in Trump. Claim he had father issues. Previously said he had mother issues

The opening campaign speech in Florida, 2019

Conservative writers have recently posted strong criticisms of the Trump/Pelosi spending deal. They are wrong

The psychology of Trump hate

Trump is the most open President America has ever had -- by far

Leftist inversion of reality on Trump

Did Trump incite a violent demonstration at the Capitol?

Conservatives fail dismally worldwide and in Australia

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