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Election promises are there for the breaking
The Drum | 22nd April, 2014
Chris Berg

What are election promises for? Who on earth do they convince?

Tony Abbott walked into a trap during the 2013 campaign when he excluded a bunch of policy areas from budget reductions.

Those include the pension ("no change to pensions"), the public broadcasters ("no cuts to the ABC or SBS"), Commonwealth health spending ("no cuts to... Read

 
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Attack on tobacco availability in ACT is wrong and sure to fail
Canberra Times
19th April, 2014

Julie Novak

 
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The ABC should share the burden of spending cuts
Canberra Times
16th April, 2014

Julie Novak

 
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Bilateral trade deals simply a political plaything
The Drum
15th April, 2014

Chris Berg

 
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Revenue lobbyists should leave the GST alone
The Drum
11th April, 2014

Julie Novak

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Dr Patrick Michaels in Perth, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane
5:00 PM, 29th April 2014

 

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2014 Symposium: Liberty and Democracy in Western Civilisation
9:00 AM, 9th May 2014
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Roger Scruton in Sydney and Brisbane
5:00 PM, 14th May 2014
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IPA Review

 

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Taking freedom seriously
IPA Review
Julie Novak

One of the great legacies of Western Civilisation has been the emergence of the philosophical doctrine of liberalism (sometimes referred to today... Read

 

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The heavy cost of renewable energy requirements
IPA Review
Alan Moran

The carbon tax was the tombstone of the ALP's 2013 election policy platform.

But it is only one of a family of measures providing nutrition... Read

 

IPA REVIEW ARTICLE
How entrepreneurs fuel creative destruction
IPA Review
Dom Talimanidis

In 1983, Peter Drucker wrote ‘it is [Joseph] Schumpeter who will shape the thinking and inform the questions on economic policy for the rest... Read

 
             

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Poll: Australians want more free speech, not less
Simon Breheny

"Fairfax-Nielsen polling published today in Fairfax newspapers showing 88% support for laws against conduct that "offends, insults or humiliates"... Read

 

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Minimum wages must not rise: IPA
Aaron Lane

 

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Matt Ridley - Freedom and Optimism: Humanity's Triumph - 14 November 2013

   

Rupert Murdoch's speech to the IPA - 4 April 2013

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