Category Archives: Freedom


This line is never ending. Despite hundreds and hundreds of officers around the shrine police seem to have lost control of this pack. @9NewsMelb — Lana Murphy (@LanaMurphy) October 23, 2020

Posted in Freedom, Take Nanny down | 26 Comments

Remembering Solzhenitsyn 50 years after he won the Nobel

Archive, 1970: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn wins the Nobel Prize in Literature. A decline in courage may be the most striking feature that an outside observer notices in the West today. The Western world has lost its civic courage, both as a … Continue reading

Posted in Books and writing, Freedom, History | 35 Comments

To see ourselves as others see us

It’s an old story here, but there is quite an interest across the world in the Melbourne version of the lockdown. See, for example, this from Zero Hedge: Melbourne Police Surround & Arrest 2 Elderly Women Resting On Park Bench … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Freedom | 60 Comments

The Only Honourable Course

YES, be more like this guy. The now former Victorian Treasury economist Sanjeev Sabhlok certainly is. His apologia in today’s AFR is sufficiently important to warrant being posted here in full in the public interest. To those who would argue … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Freedom | 45 Comments

“It is a principle of our law that fundamental freedoms cannot be invaded or overruled unless the law specifically allows it”

Both videos are found on an American post titled ‘I couldn’t breathe’: Aussie woman dragged from car in dramatic altercation with police at lockdown checkpoint (VIDEO). And no matter how you look at it, it is impossible to defend the … Continue reading

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Why has the Covid crisis not disappeared already?

Back in March, there was a vast level of uncertainty over what would happen and how things might unfold. And then there was THE BIG LIE of the time about the need “to flatten the curve” which was a justification … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Freedom, Politics | 254 Comments


Sam Newman urges 250,000 Melburnians to protest stage four restrictions. Former Footy Show star Sam Newman and others are being “actively investigated” by police for encouraging a quarter of a million Melbourne residents to protest against Stage Four lockdown… Victoria … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Freedom, Freedom of speech | 61 Comments

What is the Covid agenda? Do we know?

This video is about Daniel Andrews. Not literally, of course, but you watch it. If you don’t know there is a political agenda beneath all this, if you leave the lockdowns in place, and allow our freedoms to be stolen … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Freedom, Politics of the Left | 81 Comments

Sutton death

Let’s begin with the obvious: a well-known side effect of Covid is death. So what are we to make of this: Careful, medicines can also be poisons? Hydroxychloroquine has the well-known side effects of heart arrhythmias and the risk of … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Freedom, Politics of the Left | Tagged , | 407 Comments

Have these people never heard of Thalidomide?

These political nongs who run our Parliaments, and who seem never to have run across the concept of personal freedom, have boxed themselves into quite a problem. They have no idea how to call off the Covid dogs. Even with … Continue reading

Posted in COVID-19, Freedom, Politics | 31 Comments