Nanny State Totalitarians - A Brisbane Friedman Dinner featuring Brendan O'Neill SOLD OUT! 10 APRIL 2014 at 7:00PM

Former CIS scholar and passionate libertarian John Humphreys is kindly hosting an ALS Friedman Dinner in Brisbane for spiked editor and CIS scholar-in-residence Brendan O’Neill.

Over all-you-can-eat Italian, Brendan will discuss how and why the nanny state is so dangerous to freedom. This will be a spirited conversation with good food, wine and company, so be sure to book now! Places are strictly limited.

Brendan O’Neill is the editor of spiked, the magazine that wants to make history as well as report it, and is a columnist for The Big Issue in London and The Australian. He also blogs for the Daily Telegraph and has written for a variety of publications in both Europe and America. He is the author of Can I Recycle My Granny And 39 Other Eco-Dilemmas, and he is currently researching a book on snobbery.

DATE: Thursday, 10 April 2014 at 7:00pm

VENUE: Elio’s Osteria, 119 Winstanley Street, Carina Heights QLD 4152

BOOKINGS: RSVPs essential to John Humphreys at

PRICE: $35 for all you can eat Italian. Cash bar or BYO alcohol. A $5 discount is available for members of UQ Students for Liberty (SFL).


Please note that this is a satellite event being organised by an external party. All enquiries should be directed to the organiser, John Humprehys, at