Category Archives: Freedom of speech

No more debates, says science minister (who isn’t a scientist)

Climate deniers robbing Australia of time to respond to impacts, Science Minister Karen Andrews warns. “Let’s not keep having debates about climate change.” Shut up, she explains. Andrews graduated as an engineer before a relatively brief career working in power … Continue reading

Posted in Federal Politics, Freedom of speech, Politics of the Left | 225 Comments

Luvvies angry new bill revokes licence to attack Christians

Olympic champion Ian Thorpe leads high-profile Australians blasting Scott Morrison for ‘dividing the community’ – saying he will ‘give people a licence to discriminate’. I’ll tell you what’s not OK: calling these tick-a-box victims from central casting “high profile Australians.” … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom of speech, Hypocrisy of progressives | 61 Comments

Berg & Lane v Porter

The Deep State is on the march and have been filling Christian Porter’s mind with silliness. “My own view is that online platforms, so far as reasonably possible, should be held to essentially the same standards as other publishers,” he … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom of speech, Site News | 87 Comments

Little Read Booster

Best written and most entertaining read of the day: The sad lot of the rooster in a world with too many males.

Posted in Freedom of speech | 21 Comments

He won’t be intimidated by this 77 year-old grandmother

My Saturday column. Fire at will. See if I care.Dear Mrs Court, honouring a homophobic zealot is problematic for us https://t.co/8CydYDC8gU via @smh — Peter FitzSimons (@Peter_Fitz) November 8, 2019 You know what’s sad? That a scribbler who spends so … Continue reading

Posted in civil society, Freedom of speech | 66 Comments

Statement from the Liberal Democratic Party

To all Liberal Democrat members and supporters, By now you may have read the media reports in relation to the Attorney General’s department targeting the organisers and key speakers at the recent CPAC event in Sydney. If not, please take … Continue reading

Posted in Federal Politics, Freedom of speech, Oppressive government | 48 Comments

Unusual suspects

I have seen two very unusual groups of people become fellow travellers of the IPA this weekend: The Australia Institute and the Labor Party. The risk to free speech from a clampdown on secondary boycotts was clearly articulated by the … Continue reading

Posted in Economics and economy, Freedom of speech, Hypocrisy of progressives | 10 Comments

Inclusion: New League boss starts by defaming a Christian

Peter V’landys – the well-known horse-racing administrator who has taken over the Australian Rugby League chairmanship from Peter Beattie – continued the corporate sporting elite’s endless hate-war against Israel Folau today by linking him to unspecified children’s deaths and suggesting … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Issues, Freedom of speech | 34 Comments

Phwoah!

Posted in Freedom of speech | 9 Comments

Rosa Parks shooing was a positive for peaceful bus travel

Israel Folau axing a positive for inclusivity, Raelene Castle says.

Posted in Freedom of speech, Hypocrisy of progressives | 95 Comments