Category: Politics

Why Britain should vote 'Leave'Australia should hope for a Brexit. IPA Adjunct Fellow Georgina Downer explains why Britain should vote to leave the European Union, and what a successful Leave vote will mean for Australia. Read Georgina's full report: Posted by Institute of Public Affairs on Tuesday, 21 June 2016

Why Brexit matters for Australia

Britain’s European Union ‘Stay’ or ‘Leave’ referendum is just a few days away.

Although at first sight this may appear to be irrelevant to Australia, a foreign government potentially exiting their supranational union, there are a variety of implications for our foreign policy and public policy issues.

Venezuela VS Peru

Compare the pair: Venezuela v.s. Peru

Generation Liberty recently took a look at the Venezuelan catastrophe, a South American economy collapsing in the wake of decades of mismanagement by a socialist government; turning an oil-rich nation...


Social Justice Warriors talk about animal rights, what about the 25 million North Koreans?

The horrors and nightmares from North Korea are immense: mass poverty, thousands dying every year in concentration camps, and all the while the government exercises totalitarian control over the people....

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Opinion: Facebook trends bias? Nothing to see here

The uncovering of alleged bias against ring-wing articles by Facebook has attracted cries of deceit and of bias from conservative commentators. The discovery related to the selective makeup of...


Stop stifling free speech and coddling intolerance for controversial ideas: Bloomberg, Koch

They come from different sides of politics, and often have contrasting views on the role of government. Nevertheless, Michael Bloomberg and Charles Koch, two of America’s most influential...


The world is getting better: statistics

Despite the stories of doom and gloom, the world is actually getting better.

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7 Women in Ideas

The notion that men have dominated the libertarian movement is a myth. In history and the modern day, women have profoundly influenced the ideas of liberty. The following list comprises women who fiercely...

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7 Government Policies That Hurt Young People


Rory Stewart: Why Democracy Matters

If you are looking for a reason to believe in democracy, it’s worth watching Rory Stewart.

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7 Greatest Liberty Speeches in History

The influence of a brilliant speech knows no boundaries. The spoken word has the power to inspire, to persuade and to lift hearts and minds. Many of the greatest movements towards a freer world began with...