Archived publication for 2003 in IPA Review article
'Deception' is the only fitting word for the treatment of some of the evidence used in the most recent campaign about the Barriet Reef.
The new Luddites are winning the debate on issues such as GM food through a combination of money, fear and special privileges.
NGOs who do not share the values of Australia's foreign aid policy should simply not be supported by the taxpayer.
Yet again, the Good Reputation Index has proved itself to be deeply flawed. Perhaps it's time for those who participate in it to call it a day.
The history of Planet Earth viewed on a time-scale of 100s of millions of years make one think twice about the significance of climate changes in the last 100.
When reasoned defence of our successful institutions gives way to Chavinism and vested interests, the prospects for continuing reform are bleak.
Insufficient attention to preventive burning and the woeful consequences of Green activism were the recurring themes from the IPA's recent national conference.
Consumers and the media focus on prices at the pump. But the real problems with the refining industry are much more complex and much more urgent.