activists

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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‘Hell To Pay’ If Gender Equity Activists Get Their Way
18 March 2024

‘Hell To Pay’ If Gender Equity Activists Get Their Way

This article was originally published in The Spectator Australia on or about 18 March 2024 and was written by the author in their capacity as a contributor for that publication.  It has been republished on the IPA website with permission. The views expressed are those of the author alone. If we want to reach for the stars, then it will be our
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Voice Activists Speaking Out Of Both Sides Of Their Mouth
10 March 2023

Voice Activists Speaking Out Of Both Sides Of Their Mouth

In this article, Morgan  Begg contextualises and disseminates the findings of the IPA’s research into the similarities between the Waitangi Tribunal and the proposed Voice to Parliament, conducted as part of the IPA’s analysis of the Voice to Parliament. The IPA has been researching the consequences a potential Voice to Parliament would have to the political freedom, liberty, and equality
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Australia’s Future with Tony Abbott: The Voice Will Be An Activist Chamber Of Parliament
7 December 2022

Australia’s Future with Tony Abbott: The Voice Will Be An Activist Chamber Of Parliament

See below for show notes: Former prime minister and Distinguished Fellow of the IPA Tony Abbott and the IPA’s deputy executive director Daniel Wild discuss how the voice to parliament could work in practice. Tony argues that the voice will inevitably be taken over by the activists from the big cites, who will push a left-wing, grievance industry agenda which
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Festivals Of Woke
7 May 2022

Festivals Of Woke

The dumbing down of our culture is now on steroids Spare a thought for Sydneysiders of a certain ideological persuasion as they are faced with an embarrassment of riches in the form of two competing Festivals of Woke in the next few weeks. Over in Redfern, mandatorily masked, but not socially distanced literary enthusiasts will come together in May for
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Politics and the Environment in Indonesia
30 July 2007

Politics and the Environment in Indonesia

In North Queensland, environmental activists occasionally hold up a prop such as a dead fish, to illustrate a point and provide television footage of an alleged incidence of pollution. In Indonesia, in the recent campaign to jail Richard Ness, activists used as their icon a dead baby. Richard Ness, President of an Indonesian subsidiary of Newmont Mining Corporation, was accused
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