Category Archives: Guest Post

Guest Post: Warty Gas Light 1940

‘Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind’. George Orwell. If you think I’m about to write a review on the 1940 film Gas Light, directed … Continue reading

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David Brewer – The idle Conversation about wind power

Many people continue to use the wrong metrics to assess the economics of renewables, both because they have not got to grips with what sort of product electricity is, and because they misunderstand the reasoning of economic actors in the … Continue reading

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Jeffrey A. Tucker – The Prehistory of the Alt-right

Reading “How I Left the Left” is a solid reminder that there’s not much intellectual heft remaining on that side of the fence. If an ideology sets out to isolate the locus of evil in people’s very identity, it is … Continue reading

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Warty – Charlottesville

“I would recommend you take a good look in the mirror and remember it was white Americans who put you in the presidency, not radical leftists’.  David Duke (former KKK leader). It seems almost like a mixed metaphor to talk … Continue reading

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David Leyonhjelm on the Murray Darling basin plan

The Millennium Drought, the longest and most severe drought for a hundred years, prompted some people to panic about climate change and conclude that drought was the new normal, that water would always be scarce, and that the environment was … Continue reading

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Jeffrey A. Tucker – The Violence in Charlottesville

The vast majority of people in the United States have no interest whatsoever in street battles between the alt-right (better described today in more poignant terms) and the counter-protesters. Most people have normal problems like paying bills, dealing with kids, … Continue reading

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David Leyonhjelm on electricity prices

Electricity prices are skyrocketing because of decades of government mismanagement. It will take time to undo the damage, but there is something the government can and should do straight away to alleviate the pain of rising electricity prices; it should … Continue reading

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Warty – The Conservative Voice

There is a lot of underlying anger (some not so underlying) in Subetei Gur’s article on the xyz site (a conservative alternative to the ABC) along with a similar level of indignation in some of the responses. Lashing out on … Continue reading

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Australia Surrenders its Democracy, Sovereignty & Independence Part 1

An Introduction & Chronology of Agenda 21 in Australia Graham Williamson Agenda 21 – a brief introduction. Agenda 21, or the Agenda for the 21st century, is a detailed United Nations designed and controlled program, agreed to at the Rio … Continue reading

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John Constantine – Fifty percent electricity penalty-tax-fine rate

My personal electricity account went ‘off-plan’ a few months ago without me noticing. This quarter the bill arrived charged at the penalty rate that applies for people that do not keep track of when the old plan expires. The company … Continue reading

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