Category Archives: Rafe’s Roundups

Rafe’s Roundup 31 July

Voice of sanity. The Black Steam Train. Views like mine, that are contrary to the representations being made by the rabid, name-calling media, are ignored or rejected by all those who simply want to brand every incident or comment with … Continue reading

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Around the town, activities and sites of interest

Around the town. Hendo and the media watchdog [Updated on Friday afternoon]. The Australian Institute for Progress, (AIP) “because the future does not look after itself”. IPA HEY. The Sydney Institute. Australian Taxpayers Alliance, Quadrant on line, Mannkal Foundation, Centre … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup 23 July

Breaking News. Popper symposium in Ankara, Turkey in September. Hurry, time is running out. Reminder. Popper on the limits of tolerance, if we tolerate the intolerant, we become responsible for their deeds. Gratuitous advertising. My collection of essays, dating from … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup 16 July

Breaking news. Second Ashes Test, Peter Nevill to replace Haddin see Mark Atkinson’s profile of the young ‘keeper in Cricket Life on line. My books. Plan ahead for Christmas! Climate. Realism on the rise, with Australia leading the way, see … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup 10 July

Rafe is a veteran blogger and almost an icon of the blogosphere. At the very least he’s an amiable eccentric who doesn’t do any harm. Ken Parish of Club Troppo. STOP PRESS. UPDATE. A really important paper from Judith Curry … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup July 7

A bonus edition, there is so much material to report. This comes without the repetitive “around the town section”. I hope that section is working as a portal to provide quick access to the think tanks and some other good … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup July 2

Rafe is a veteran blogger and almost an icon of the blogosphere. At the very least he’s an amiable eccentric who doesn’t do any harm. Ken Parish of Club Troppo. Greece. A magnificent statement from Oliver Hartwich, h/t IPA Hey! … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup 22 June

Walk for peace. Cars cause war. And deformed loaves. It looks as though the Fairfax press is leading with climate alarmism every day this week. Roundup is early this week because tomorrow I set off from Hobart to the far … Continue reading

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Rafe’s Roundup June 11

Late news. Kilmeny Niland website retrieved. For some years the site has been down and it is back on line this week. Kilmeny is my late wife and this is a nice story about her life and work – allow … Continue reading

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Mini-Roundup 15 May

Hot off the press. Gerard Henderson’s Media Watchdog. Update. Bill Shorten struggling with the maths of his promises. How does Labor explain the difference between $2.25 billion and its claim of $45 million? First try: Labor’s accompanying fact sheet said … Continue reading

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