Rafe’s Roundup Jan 10

A New Year message to our partners, the liberal/conservative groups around the nation. Tell your members about Catallaxy unless you can recommend a better place to go than the Portal for Partners for a briefing on issues of concern.

Features. The worldwide Atlas Movement. Peter Ridd on the durability of coral, refuting rubbish about the Reef!

WARNING. STEPHEN HICKS IS COMING. This is the programme. It is all happening in March with events in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide. Why does Perth miss out? They have the Mannkal Institute so they don’t need him!

Another feature. Andrew Norton on how can Labor make the unis lift their entrance requirements for trainee teachers?

Renewable Energy. Australia’s suicide note. Projected growth in unreliable power 2015-2030. Australia 20%, China 5, Europe 4, India 11, Japan 1, OECD -2.5, US 14. See also Jo Nova’s report on Australia as the test dummy for emission reduction. Although Germany is probably the real test dummy, along with South Australia, being further down the road to ruin.

Yet another feature. The history of the world according to cats from Jim Rose at Utopia You Are Standing in It.

The Portal.

Our partners in no particular order. Australian Institute for Progress, The Institute of Public Affairs IPA, the Centre for Independent Studies CIS, The Sydney Institute, Mannkal Economic Education Foundation, Quadrant On Line, The Australian Taxpayers Alliance, Tim Blair, Andrew Norton, the classical liberal in Carlton, Rite-ON admirable Queensland activists!, The Menzies Research Centre, Jim Rose Utopia You Are Standing in It. LibertyWorks. On Line Opinion.
Still building and looking at more specialised sites.

Overseas. Spiked, Cato Institute, Competitive Enterprise Institute, Dan Mitchell, The Last Refuge.

Climate. Viv Forbes Carbon Sense, Watts Up With That?, Jo Nova, The Global Warming Policy Forum, Global Coal Plant Tracker, Tony From Oz,

Education and Culture. Quillette. Heterodox Academy. Accuracy in Academia, Intellectual Takeout, Institute for Humane Studies.

For Nerds. Rafe’s Rathouse, Critical Rationalist Blog, My bookstore.

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1 Response to Rafe’s Roundup Jan 10

  1. Rafe Champion says:

    One more thing, the Poles have had it with windmills! All out by 2035!

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