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Talkers, We Need To Talk…

Two things stand out almost immediately when one gets on an early morning train in Melbourne. The first is the abundance of high-vis clothing. The second is the lack of…

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Teaching One Side Of Our History Is A Travesty

In an effort to stem the catastrophic decline in VCE students electing to study Australia’s history in their final two years of schooling, state education experts at the Victorian Curriculum…

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Hell No, She Can’t Go

Annastacia Palaszczuk should absolutely be denied an exemption to leave Australia.   Queenslanders are just picking up the pieces after another foolish lockdown, families separated from each other are coming to terms with the halving…

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IPA Research Reveals Full Scale Of Activism In New Radical Curriculum

A Freedom of Information request from the Institute of Public Affairs finds that an activist advisory group was consulted on every learning area in the proposed new National Curriculum, including…

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Virus Fights Blights Fiscal Future

There’s a neat symmetry between the release this week of the 2021 Intergenerational Report from the Commonwealth Treasury department and the shambles Australia’s response to the coronavirus has become over the last few…

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Will Australians Ever Be Free?

It is estimated that there are fewer than 300 active cases of Covid-19 in Australia. Yet over 12million Australians are currently living under lockdown – more than half the population. This…

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Australia’s COVID Catch-22

Last year Australiawas a Covid-19 success story. Just 30,274 cases and 910 deaths in 26 million people was something to celebrate. But now America and Europe are getting on with…

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Lockdowns Don’t Work

With over 12 million Australians now living under lockdown, IPA Director of Policy Gideon Rozner implored all politicians in Australia to abandon lockdown policies and commit to alternative ways of…

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Joyce Returns The Mic To Quiet Australians

The leadership spill within the federal National Party has given quiet Australians a megaphone. The re-elected Barnaby Joyce, who has returned to the deputy prime ministership, said that the spill…

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Talking Class Divides Australians

A small but influential ‘Talking class’ has undermined Australia’s egalitarian society by using the institutions they run as vehicles to promote their interests at the expense of ‘Doers’ – mainstream…

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The Two Australias: The Talkers Versus The Doers

In recent decades, the Australian economy has undergone significant structural changes as the manufacturing and agricultural industries have declined and services industries have taken their place. Simultaneously, Australia has been…

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Peter Ridd’s Fight Against Groupthink Is One For History Books

Peter Ridd’s stand for academic freedom in the High Court on Wednesday should be remembered as a uniquely heroic moment in this nation’s history. For more than five years Ridd…

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