Category Archives: Libertarians don’t live by argument alone

New front in the war on terror

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Champions Of Liberty Awards

The Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance is running a vote for the prestigious 2016 Champions Of Liberty Awards. Please click through a vote.

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Slow news day

Do you realise that there are people out there who live in sin? As in they carry on like they are married, but are not married. Some of these people even have children out of wedlock. I suspect that you … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Issues, Ethics and morality, Libertarians don't live by argument alone, Oppressive government | 147 Comments

Countdown to Christmas II

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Not to mention the ABC, Fairfax, or the universities …

The Menzies Research Centre has just published some figures … The Menzies research draws on data from the Australian Electoral Commission, the Fair Work Commission and the Australian Charities and Not for Profits Commission. The paper calls for the reform … Continue reading

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Westworld Forum

Tomorrow is the final episode of Westworld season 1. Please use this discussion forum to discuss various fan theories.

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Examine your assumptions

There is a very amusing piece in the AFR this weekend: The Grattan Institute is the exemplar of a political and economic centrism that sets the Australian policy agenda. Call it the new orthodoxy. But even the Melbourne-based think tank … Continue reading

Posted in Australian Story, Hypocrisy of progressives, Libertarians don't live by argument alone | 47 Comments

Apartheid doesn’t work like that

There is an op-ed in the Australian this morning that contains this curious sentence:* I object to public policy treating me as an “ethnic”. I claim all rights available to any Australian and demand no rights not available to every … Continue reading

Posted in Cultural Issues, Ethics and morality, Hypocrisy of progressives, Libertarians don't live by argument alone, Oppressive government | 68 Comments

Latest Trump outrage: NASA to explore solar system

It is quite hard to get excited about this story: Donald Trump is poised to eliminate all climate change research conducted by Nasa as part of a crackdown on “politicized science”, his senior adviser on issues relating to the space … Continue reading

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Democracy and the rule of law

As many Cats know the UK High Court (not the equivalent level court as our High Court) ruled that the UK executive government couldn’t unilaterally exit the EU – it requires an Act of Parliament. Okay. I’m not unsympathetic to … Continue reading

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