Recent publications in Occasional Paper
The Andrew Bolt case shows freedom of speech in Australia is under threat. It is alarming that in 2011 someone can be taken to court for expressing an opinion. We support freedom of speech for Andrew Bolt and every Australian.
Address by Senator the Hon. Ron Boswell Institute of Public Affairs, Melbourne 28th September 2011
Naked extortion? Environmental NGOs imposing [in]voluntary regulations on consumers and business
The IPA's Tim Wilson is mentioned in Federal Parliament on August 24, 2011.
Published in the Australian Monday 15 August, 2011
Published in The Age, 16/08/11
Published in The Australian, 17/08/11
The gist of my remarks were that the fight for free speech and the liberty to speak up on public issues - issues not excluding who we want to receive affirmative action or group rights-type benefits that attach only to a special few in society -...
Thank you John, it's a great honour to be speaking here this evening. I regard Andrew Bolt as one of the very greatest journalists that Australia has produced for many, many years and I have no doubt that he is going to go down in Australian...
Distinguished guests, one and all. President Ronald Reagan once said of the American Conservative William F Buckley Jr., that ‘Bill Buckley is perhaps the most influential journalist and intellectual in our era. He changed our country,...