Daisy Cousens

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Daisy is a freelance journalist, political commentator, and (occasional) provocateur based in Sydney, Australia. She graduated from the University of Sydney in 2015 with a Master of Creative Writing; preceded by a Bachelor of Music at the Australian Institute of Music, and a Bachelor of Arts at Macquarie University. Soon after completing her Masters, Daisy became a chief contributor at SheSaid Online Magazine, and in 2016 began contributing to The Spectator Australia. Her focus is political ideology, culture, and satire. She was also the Editorial Assistant at Quadrant Magazine and remains a continuing contributor to the Quadrant print edition.

Along with The Spectator and Quadrant, Daisy has also contributed to Mamamia. She was a speaker at the 5th Annual Freidman Conference 2017, focussing on identity politics, the trials of being a feminist ‘apostate’, and how third-wave feminism is harmful to women. Daisy enjoys sports journalism and has freelanced for The Roar Sports, with a focus on tennis. She has also appeared on QandA, ABC News24, Paul Murray Live, The Project, Mark Latham’s Outsiders, Jones and Co, The Bolt Report, The Drum, and Hack Live on ABC2.

'Deep cultural sickness' in the left - Daisy Cousens & Andrew Bolt