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Understanding why it happened and what it means

So the Australian uses a former speechwriter for Tony Blair to criticise Donald Trump. And his vehicle is another one of these low grade intellects, P.J. O’Rourke who was in the baggage hold for Hillary from start to end. Here … Continue reading

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Making the Friedman Conference even greater

From humble beginnings, in just four years the Australian Libertarian Society Friedman Conference has became the largest pro-liberty event in the Asia Pacific region. Last year’s conference attracted 337 attendees, and dozens of speakers from not just Australia, but all … Continue reading

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… and in other news.

My former PhD student Chris Berg is joining RMIT University as a post-doctoral fellow where he will find a new definition of pain and suffering, as he is slowly digested over a thousand years be working on turning his excellent … Continue reading

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My blog history of the election

My “blog history” of the American election is being published which consists of all of the posts I did on the election starting in July 2015 when I actually saw Donald Trump in Las Vegas. I call it a blog … Continue reading

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Gratuitous Advertising: Friedman17

Now in its fifth year; the biggest, the mostest, and awesomist liberty conference in the southern hemisphere is on again –   28 April – 30 April. Book now. Early bird tickets end soon. In all seriousness the Friedman Conference … Continue reading

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Sydney book launch on the 23rd of Feb: Making Australia Right

The book is a collection of articles on what needs to be done to turn the Australian economy up, and includes three of us from Catallaxy: Judy Sloan, Alan Moran and myself. It will also be launched in Sydney by … Continue reading

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Helping to preserve Western civilisation

The big money is not with the supporters of free markets but with everyone lining up for government handouts, and this includes the wealthiest businesses across the capitalist world. A capacity to cover costs does not mean a will to … Continue reading

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Fundamentals of Sound Economics

It is with great pleasure that the Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance can announce that we will be running a special two-day intensive in Sydney with two of Australia’s leading economists, Professor Sinclair Davidson and Professor Jason Potts from RMIT University, on the … Continue reading

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Liberty & Society Student Conference Melbourne 2017

24 -26 MARCH 2017 (Closing date 10 Feb, 2017) Do you like to challenge yourself, question the way decisions are made and think seriously about the future of Australia and New Zealand? If you have started exploring the possibilities offered … Continue reading

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Leo Champion’s latest

A sequel to Legion. Honor of the Legion. The full list. A review of Legion. Thoroughly enjoyed reading this book. This is a new author for me and I’m so glad I read the excerpt. Got hooked right away. Fast … Continue reading

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