Author Archives: Sinclair Davidson

Q&A Forum: March 27, 2017

Posted in Open Forum | 88 Comments

Monday Forum: March 27, 2017

Posted in Open Forum | 482 Comments

Open Forum: March 25, 2017

Posted in Open Forum | 1,783 Comments

Deirdre McCloskey on the minimum wage

Posted in Economics and economy, Oppressive government | 11 Comments

Some sounds of civilisation

Posted in Cultural Issues, Libertarians don't live by argument alone | 37 Comments

Thursday Forum: March 23, 2017

Posted in Open Forum | 1,148 Comments

“Nobody cares about 18c”

One of the “arguments” against amending 18c is that “nobody cares about 18c”. Maybe true – yet I suspect nobody cares about a whole lot of things that the Parliament legislates. How many people would care about any law until … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom of speech, Oppressive government | 47 Comments

A question for politicians

Gary Johns is one of the more sensible people you’ll ever meet. He is also a former ALP federal cabinet minister. These days he writes magnificent books and a must-read column in The Australian. Today (as on many previous days) … Continue reading

Posted in Oppressive government, Politics | 74 Comments

That’s interesting

Robert Gottliebsen draws our attention to Section 137.1 of the Federal Criminal Code: 137.1   False or misleading information              (1)  A person commits an offence if:                      (a)  the person gives information to another person; and                      (b)  the person … Continue reading

Posted in Federal Politics, Tough on Crime, tough on criminals | 19 Comments

Wednesday Forum: March 22, 2017

Posted in Open Forum | 1,065 Comments