Category Archives: Australia

The Lemmings And The Cliff

Sorry, but I couldn’t help myself. We’re now down to just 99 days until the Federal election. And for 99% of the Australian community, it just can’t come quickly enough. For those planning to vote for the coalition, it’s a … Continue reading

Posted in Australia | 25 Comments

Libertarianism And Gun Law

This post will be briefer than I had originally intended, and for a couple of reasons. First, I haven’t put up any threads for a while, and I feel as though I need a break from work today, so here … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Libertarianism, United States of America | 71 Comments

Bushfire Update

G’day everyone, Sorry I haven’t had much time for blogging lately; getting the property and my business back to normal has occupied all of my calendar for the last couple of months. Farmerbraun asked me earlier today to put up some … Continue reading

Posted in Australia | 36 Comments

Bogan Pride

What on God’s green earth were her minders thinking?

Posted in Australia | 13 Comments

The Thirty-Second Version

That’s all the time I’ve got to compose this post…

Posted in Australia, China, Europe, UK, United States of America | 6 Comments

Tales Of An Aussie Refugee

Last Thursday week, the third of January, I was driving home from Hobart, south along the Arthur Highway. A pretty normal day, really. Christmas and New Year had been celebrated, the much-vaunted Mayan apocalypse hadn’t happened, and with Tasmania at … Continue reading

Posted in Australia | 41 Comments

A Necessity Disguised As A Virtue

Events in Australia have overtaken my plans for two upcoming LibertyGibbert articles, one on Liberty and children, and the other on the Catholic Church. Yet the Gillard government’s announcement on Monday of a Royal Commission into institutional child sexual abuse … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Religion | 19 Comments

America On A Collision Course With Reality

After Ron Paul was unsuccessful in his bid for the Republican nomination for President, I lost particular interest in the White House race this year. If the American electorate really are daft enough to re-elect the man who has racked … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, United States of America | 89 Comments

The Principles Of Freedom – Some Bedtime Reading

I’m still drowning in work down here, and will be doing so for at least another three weeks. The thread on children looks likely to happen probably around the second week of November. Sorry about the delay, but I know … Continue reading

Posted in Australia, Commonwealth of Nations, Libertarianism, Rights, UK, United States of America | 21 Comments

Clutching At Straws

I’m swamped with work right now, so the promised thread on children will be some time off yet. Meantime, I thought I’d briefly share my amusement at the recent obsessions of the Australian mainstream media.

Posted in Australia | 27 Comments