Author Archives: Sinclair Davidson

Open Forum: April 30, 2016

Posted in Open Forum | 275 Comments

Bill Leak takes on the nanny state

On sale here. (HT: Blair)

Posted in Plain Packaging, Take Nanny down | 55 Comments

Wednesday Forum: April 27, 2016

Posted in Open Forum | 1,860 Comments

Gratuitous advertising: Peter Fenwick – Liberty at Risk

I love it – Liberty at Risk illustrates so many important principles of libertarianism with reference to current affairs and basic good common sense too. It is exactly the sort of book that will reach out to people who unbeknown … Continue reading

Posted in Gratuitous Advertising | 2 Comments

Q&A Forum: April 25, 2016

Posted in Open Forum | 165 Comments

Monday Forum: April 25, 2016

Posted in Open Forum | 1,609 Comments

ANZAC Day 2016

Posted in Australian Story, History | 83 Comments

Shakespeare in the original Klingon

Our good friend and regular threadster Roger Franklin ignores the obvious: He wasn’t, as far as we know, gay, female, Aboriginal, disabled or an oppressed Muslim, but this weekend, which marks the 400th anniversary of his death, it is worth … Continue reading

Posted in History, Libertarians don't live by argument alone | 12 Comments

Abbott comes clean

I usually love a redemption story – except in Star Wars, I was very disappointed that Darth Vader was redeemed and not cut down in battle. But to less serious matters … Tony Abbott has a long op-ed in the … Continue reading

Posted in Australian Story, Politics | 94 Comments

Poverty not inequality is a problem

Posted in Liberty Clip | 10 Comments