IPA Review-December 2012 - IPA - The Voice For Freedom

IPA Review-December 2012

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The Melbourne City Council just wants you to be happy. Really. Happy. That’s why in October they trumpeted a media release on their website with the heading emblazoned across the page, ‘More than $630,000 awarded to boost Melbourne’s health... Read more

This article from the December 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Associate Editor, Richard Lyons. The eminent Australian historian Geoffrey Blainey has produced yet another important work in his A Short History of Christianity. Blainey, who is... Read more

This article from the December 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Research Fellow at the IPA, Richard Allsop. The publication of this new biography of legendary antitariff campaigner, Bert Kelly, is particularly timely. For it was fifty years... Read more

This article from the December 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Researcher at the IPA, James Bolt. Have you ever not ordered something at a restaurant because it had strange ingredients, and ordered the roast chicken instead? Ever tried a... Read more

This article from the December 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Director of the Deregulation Unit at the IPA, Alan Moran. The Chinese economic miracle is the latest and most comprehensive success story since the end of World War II. Veteran... Read more

This article from the December 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Founder and president of the Human Capital Project, John Humphreys. There has never been a successful society that was not based on a system of private property rights. The... Read more

This article from the December 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Research Fellow at the IPA, Julie Novak. The Gillard government’s recently released statement on the final budget outcome for 2011-12 shows the level of federal government... Read more

This article from the December 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Director of the Legal Rights Project at the IPA, Simon Breheny. Australian barrister and international lawyer Geoffrey Robertson QC once gave a speech entitled ‘no-one is above... Read more

This article from the December 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Director of the North Australia Project at the IPA, John Shipp. The Vision of the Anointed by Thomas Sowell is a well-argued book by a conservative American underappreciated by... Read more

This article from the December 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Director of the Zionist Organisation of America's Center for Middle East Policy, Daniel Mandel. In a sense, the so-called Arab Spring can be said to have begun on 26 December... Read more

This article from the December 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Executive Director of the Australian Taxpayers' Alliance, Tim Andrews. Unintentional self-parody has long being a forte of governments around the world. Yet a movement in... Read more

This article from the December 2012 edition of the IPA Review is written by journalist with 'The Australian', Christian Kerr. ‘The rent seekers are always with us’ Ray Evans declared last month when he launched a new biography of Bert Kelly,... Read more

This article from the December 2012 edition of the IPA Review is by Editor James Paterson. Attacks on individual freedom in Australia over the past few years have occurred in some unexpected places. Take, for instance, the unprecedented... Read more