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Daniel Wild Discussing The Failed Energy Transition On The Bolt Report – 27 May 2024
27 May 2024

Daniel Wild Discussing The Failed Energy Transition On The Bolt Report – 27 May 2024

The Institute of Public Affairs’ Daniel Wild was on The Bolt Report to discuss the IPA’s research into climate change and energy. All media posted onto the IPA website are directly related to the promotion and dissemination of IPA research. Below is a transcript of the interview. James Macpherson: Well, let’s bring in the panel, IPA Deputy Executive Director, Daniel
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Daniel Wild Discussing IPA Economic Scorecard Data Nine News Melbourne – 26 May 2024
26 May 2024

Daniel Wild Discussing IPA Economic Scorecard Data Nine News Melbourne – 26 May 2024

The Institute of Public Affairs’ Daniel Wild on Nine News Melbourne discussing the IPA’s Economic Scorecard research. All media posted onto the IPA website are directly related to the promotion and dissemination of IPA research. Below is a trancript of the interview. Peter Hitchener: Businesses are abandoning Victoria to set up shop interstate, but the government has rubbished the ABS
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Campus Protests Are A Free Speech Test For Universities
25 May 2024

Campus Protests Are A Free Speech Test For Universities

In this article, Brianna McKee contextualises and disseminates the findings of the IPA’s research into the freedom of speech on Australian university campuses, conducted as part of the IPA’s Foundations of Western Civilisation Program. The Foundations of Western Civilisation Program was established in 2011 to defend and extend Australians’ understanding of the influential, historical role of the West in establishing
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Why Elon Musk Must Defeat the Australian Censors
24 May 2024

Why Elon Musk Must Defeat the Australian Censors

In this article, Director of Law and Policy John Storey contextualises and disseminates the IPA’s research on Australia’s internet censorship and misinformation laws. A high-stakes fight for free speech is currently playing out in Australia. Julie Inman Grant, the eSafety commissioner, is locked in battle with X boss Elon Musk over internet freedom. Incredibly, Inman Grant wants the power to
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We Must Resist The Urge To Censor
23 May 2024

We Must Resist The Urge To Censor

In this article, Director of Law and Policy John Storey contextualises and disseminates the IPA’s research on Australia’s internet censorship and misinformation laws. We have seen far too often how this ‘do something, anything’ mentality operates in practice. The knife attack earlier this month in Perth, in which the assailant was subsequently shot and killed by police, is the second
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Cancel Culture Is Now Labor Policy
23 May 2024

Cancel Culture Is Now Labor Policy

In this article, Director of Law and Policy John Storey contextualises and disseminates the IPA’s research on Australia’s internet censorship and misinformation laws. The real agenda behind the eSafety Commissioner’s litigation against Musk Cancel culture, the silencing of opposing views by seeking to destroy livelihoods, is an insidious phenomenon that blights the modern West. And it has mutated well beyond
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Fixing Australia’s Self-flagellating Education System Will Help Boost ADF Recruitment Drive, Restore Our Sense Of Self
22 May 2024

Fixing Australia’s Self-flagellating Education System Will Help Boost ADF Recruitment Drive, Restore Our Sense Of Self

In this article, Director of Law and Policy John Storey contextualises and disseminates the IPA’s research on national defence, and its role in the Australian way of life. There was recently a short-lived internet trend where men were asked how often they thought about the Roman Empire.  Surprisingly the men interviewed admit to thinking about the Roman Empire remarkably often.
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Daniel Wild Discussing Future Net Zero Blackouts 3AW Mornings – 21 May 2024
21 May 2024

Daniel Wild Discussing Future Net Zero Blackouts 3AW Mornings – 21 May 2024

The Institute of Public Affairs’ Daniel Wild joined Tom Elliott on 3AW Mornings to discuss the IPA’s research into Net Zero. All media posted onto the IPA website are directly related to the promotion and dissemination of IPA research. Below is a trancript of the interview. Tom Elliott: All right. Well, we’ve had warnings about blackouts every summer for the
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Labor’s Claimed Cap On Overseas Students Is All Talk, No Action
17 May 2024

Labor’s Claimed Cap On Overseas Students Is All Talk, No Action

In this article, Daniel Wild contextualises and disseminates the findings of the the IPA’s research into Australia’s level of immigration, and how it’s affecting the standard of living. Labor’s cap on international students will not actually limit the number of students entering Australia. So how can it be called a cap? You know you are in trouble when even Canadian
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We And The ABS Will Not Be Fooled Again!
17 May 2024

We And The ABS Will Not Be Fooled Again!

In this article, Scott Hargreaves contextualises and disseminates the findings of the the IPA’s research into federal government debt and spending. The Albanese government is using taxpayers’ money and accounting tricks to cover up the inflationary pressures its own policies are exacerbating, particularly those arising from the so-called energy transition. A responsible budget would have sought to keep a lid on inflation,
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