ideas@TheCentre 24Vol. 6 No. 24 (June, 2010)
Freedom Quote of the Week
'Self-reliance is the only road to true freedom, and being one's own person is its ultimate reward.'
- Patricia Sampson
Continuing the battle of ideas
25 Jun 2010|
At the end of an extraordinary week in Australian politics, Prime Minister Julia Gillard has announced a change in the way the federal government operates. For the sake of a free, just and prosperous Australia, we wish her well for her new office and the many challenges it entails.
The Economic Consensus We Could Do Without
25 Jun 2010Treasury Secretary Ken Henry this week accused academic economists of being ‘loath to come to a consensus position on anything’ and lamented that ‘whenever an idea is ventured publicly by a … |
Income Management for all a courageous step forwards
25 Jun 2010Federal parliament this week passed laws that will subject non-Indigenous welfare recipients in the Northern Territory to income management for the first time. |