IPA Today

Where Ideas Go To Die

In 2018, marine scientist Dr Peter Ridd was sacked from his professorship at James Cook University (JCU) for being critical of some of the university’s research. Few readers will be…

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Deranged Theory

Kids at school deserve better than a politicised environment THE authors of the radical new National Curriculum being proposed by the Australian Curriculum and Assessments Reporting Authority (ACARA) are so…

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Lockdown Is All Your Fault, Folks

IT’S your fault, Melburnians. Your selfish and reckless failure to get a Covid test every time you sneeze is the cause of the most recent lockdowns. That is the message…

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Fighting For The Truth About The Reef

It is an injustice that turtles are blown up in the Gulf of Mexico because American oil companies choose a particular and inappropriate method for undertaking surveys before setting explosives….

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National Curriculum: Activism not Education

There are no prizes for guessing how it all went wrong. When the tightknit gang of bureaucrats and academics who control the Australian curriculum are left to their own devices,…

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Australia’s Forever Lockdown

Melbourne’s fourth lockdown was supposed to finish last Thursday. After a week of restrictions, Melburnians were supposed to have their freedoms restored. But on Thursday, the state of Victoria, which…

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Tell Us Your Story Episode 8: Greg Rosshandler of Finewrap

Can we still make things in Australia? Cian asks this question of Greg Rosshandler, the founder of Finewrap. Discover Greg’s journey that started in 1967 with a bag making machine…

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The Dan Show

Strap on your masks and break out the hand sanitiser – The Dan Show is back for a fourth season, sans Dan!   Debuting in March 2020, The Dan Show follows bumbling anti-hero Dan Andrews as…

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$1500 Pay Rise For Victorian Public Servants During Lockdowns

The 2020 lockdowns in Victoria led to a pay rise of $1,500 for the average public servant while the average private sector worker lost $1,200 in wages, according to analysis…

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Victorian Lockdown Could Eliminate PM

For 6.6 million Victorians the cycle of lockdowns begins again. Schools closed, business shut, and the life of communities asphyxiated. And as Victorians know by now, after a total of more than…

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The IPA Reacts To Morrison’s Bailout Of Andrews Government

IPA Director of Research Daniel Wild today slammed the decision of the federal government to provide further payments to Victorians, saying it will simply encourage more, longer, and heavier lockdowns….

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The IPA’s Reaction To Lockdown Extension

Today is a crushing blow for Victorians. The Andrews government has persisted with a failed and destructive policy by extending the lockdown. IPA Director of Research Daniel Wild made these…

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