Tom Switzer


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Media & Commentary

  • Championing a free and prosperous future 12 January 2018 | CIS
    From Australia to America to Europe, the voices against free markets, small government and individual freedom are growing louder. The narrative is fairly shrill but simple: that capitalism is failing, leading to wider inequality and societal breakdown, and that more…
    From Australia to America to Europe, the voices against free markets, small government and individual freedom are growing louder. The narrative is fairly shrill but simple: that capitalism is failing, leading to wider inequality and societal breakdown, and that more…
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  • Are we in an era of unprecedented instability or just ignorant of history 29 October 2017 | The Sydney Morning Herald
    Is today’s emerging regional terrain more volatile than the late 1940s and 1950s when our leaders faced the challenges of decolonisation, communism and Asian nationalism? How often do you hear pundits and politicians insist that what is happening now, and…
    Is today’s emerging regional terrain more volatile than the late 1940s and 1950s when our leaders faced the challenges of decolonisation, communism and Asian nationalism? How often do you hear pundits and politicians insist that what is happening now, and…
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  • Pyongyang: the truths 01 September 2017 | Ideas@TheCentre
    North Korea’s decision to launch an intermediate ballistic missile over Japan was dangerous and destabilising. But although there are no easy answers when it comes to dealing with Pyongyang, it is worth bearing in mind the following banal truths: First,…
    North Korea’s decision to launch an intermediate ballistic missile over Japan was dangerous and destabilising. But although there are no easy answers when it comes to dealing with Pyongyang, it is worth bearing in mind the following banal truths: First,…
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Publications

  • An Election Beyond Satire 24 August 2016
    PJ O’Rourke talks with Tom Switzer about the rise of Trump in the United States, the revolt against the elites, and the outlook for the libertarian cause of small government and individual freedom.
    PJ O’Rourke talks with Tom Switzer about the rise of Trump in the United States, the revolt against the elites, and the outlook for the libertarian cause of small government and individual freedom.
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