Tag Archives: John Roskam

the left, driving us off the cliff …

The evidence is becoming overwhelming. The Labor/Green/Palmer alliance is not acting in Australia’s best interest. We are now heading down the failed Venezuela/Greece path:     More evidence of a feral Senate driving us over the cliff The media arm of the … Continue reading

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return our free speech now …

The repeal of Section 18C has hit turbulence,, which means, as pointed out by the IPA, that hate speech cannot be countered or condemned, in case it may be perceived as racially motivated. James Paterson, from the IPA writes:   … Continue reading

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free to speak …

The IPA’s Tim Wilson was a thunderous and brilliant appointment to the Human Rights Commision. The first one (commissioner) that truly understands what free speech really is. Of course, this went way over the heads of those that condemned the … Continue reading

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nightmares and taxes …

John Roskam from the IPA: Who would have thought Wayne Swan could have miscalculated how much the mining tax will raise? The Australian on Saturday had this excellent (and sad) story of someone who dared question the Treasurer’s adding up … Continue reading

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Regulation and control are coming …

Where no sexism, racism or discrimination is obvious, we’re now actively encouraged to go looking for it, and if we can’t find sexism, racism or discrimination, the government will find it for us. This is the approach found in a host … Continue reading

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politics unlimited …

I’ve been out of town a bit on field trips lately, with more to come. The number of posts have been affected. Here are a number of links worth looking at, from the IPA , to make up for it. … Continue reading

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tracking your internet use … Orwellian Labor

John Roskam (IPA) says: Yesterday the IPA’s Chris Berg and Simon Breheny told the federal parliamentary inquiry into national security reforms it was bad and dangerous for the government to want to keep track of what you do on the … Continue reading

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left spinning wildly…or is it, Left, spinning wildly ?

From John Roskam, IPA | Thursday, 15 December 2011 Historically, the history of international climate negotiations has been…historic. How do we know?  Because the media and politicians say so: ‘Historic UN Climate Talks Open…’ (Copenhagen 2009) – The Age ‘Cancun … Continue reading

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Federal Court opens can of worms…the “Bolt principle”

The Court’s decision on free speech finds Andrew Bolt guilty. This is just the start of a large can of worms being opened. “The right to not be offended is more important than freedom of speech.”  I am offended already. … Continue reading

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