Category Archives: Freedom of speech

Big Green Plans + Folau & corporate virtue signalling + Faith vs Coal + ATA Podcast

And Windwatch!! Apologies to people who commented on the first edition. In the course of updating I managed to lose the version with comments. Most unfortunate, some of the comments added good value, please feel free to comment again. REAKING … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom of speech, Global warming and climate change policy, Rafe's Roundups | 2 Comments

Folau donation site

It looks as though the Australian Christian Lobby has stepped up to rise funds for Israel Folau. This will cost Go Fund Me a bundle, did they seriously think they could derail this move to protect freedom of belief and … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom of speech, Rafe | 65 Comments

PM Morrison. Mediocrity morphs into malevolence

I think that the issue has had enough oxygen. Is it true that this is the way our Prime Minister thinks about freedom of faith and speech? Maybe. This was his reaction last week. So this is the man who … Continue reading

Posted in Australian Story, Freedom of speech, Rafe | 26 Comments

We are all Israel Folau

Well, apart from deplorables who don’t believe in freedom of faith and free speech. No need to agree with him, just recall the statement (probably falsely) attributed to Voltaire. I Disapprove of What You Say, But I Will Defend to … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom of speech, Hypocrisy of progressives, Rafe | 240 Comments

Ridd on the reef and free speech

Don’t miss this! The IPA team interview Peter Ridd. He explains that what’s happening on the Great Barrier Reef with coral bleaching is a normal cycle. He tells his story of being censured at James Cook university, but admits the … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom of speech, Global warming and climate change policy, Rafe | 22 Comments

Diversity of views in university courses

Lets ensure the debate about freedom of speech on campus continues but don’t expect too much from the students because the turnover makes it really hard to maintain purpose and direction. This is a reprint of a piece that first … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Freedom of speech, Rafe | 4 Comments

If it’s not illegal to say it then it should be illegal to stop it from being said

Twitter should let the banned Conservative Voices back onto their platform, without restriction. It’s called Freedom of Speech, remember. You are making a Giant Mistake! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 9, 2019 Comes with this: ‘The Five’ song about … Continue reading

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The ABC is a national security threat

How’s that for a click bait headline? No. Really, I hear you say, the ABC is a national security threat. Now true – there is so much to dislike about the ABC. But for all their faults – and there … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom of speech, Media, Oppressive government | 79 Comments

We need a strategy for dealing with censorship by the left

You can see this for now, while there are other things you cannot see at all, and do not even know you cannot see them because they have been obliterated by media proprietors as if they are private companies with … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom of speech, Media, Western Civilsation | 77 Comments

Guest post. David Limbrick on censorship

Censors protect bad ideas from scrutiny. In these times of creeping government interference and corporate censorship, it’s worth reflecting on the depiction of war in the media. Of course, there are good reasons why some aspects of wars are censored. … Continue reading

Posted in Freedom of speech, Guest Post | 25 Comments