Evan Mulholland

What's worse than a lockdown?

17 February 2022 4:00 am

‘Worse than lockdown’ is a headline that has been used far too often in the media recently. That’s right, while most…

The ABC’s vibe needs correcting

17 December 2021 4:00 am

Without even having listened to the IPA’s documentary podcast Their ABC, ABC board member Joe Gersh criticised the podcast but…

Their ABC: no so trusted anymore

20 October 2021 12:10 pm

The ABC is in the headlines on almost a weekly basis for issues of its own making. The crises keep…

EXCLUSIVE: New polling shows strong belief media Covid coverage has been alarmist

15 August 2021 11:31 am

Covid-19 is addictive, not just for the political class but for Australia’s mainstream media. At the beginning of the pandemic,…


20 March 2021 9:00 am

Malcolm Turnbull’s worst critic is... Malcolm Turnbull

The trust fund kids of the Guardian: too slack to even compile their own hit list

25 January 2021 6:11 pm

On January 21 and 22. the Institute of Public Affairs received correspondence about a planned register of think-tanks in Australia…

Why is the Coalition planning to give more money to the ABC?

2 December 2020 4:00 am

Given the spite and the scorn with which many at the national broadcaster view the Coalition and mainstream Australians, one…

A day at the ABC

17 October 2020 9:00 am

Charter, what Charter?

The ABC has just moved further from the mainstream

4 October 2020 4:30 pm

Perhaps the staff at the ABC voted themselves a pay rise so they could donate the extra money to the…

EXCLUSIVE: Information Commissioner to investigate SBS over deleted bushfires article

31 July 2020 5:00 am

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner has looked at the Institute of Public Affairs’ submission and decided to commence…

Revealed: ABC climate activism exposed by IPA FOI requests

18 May 2020 1:56 pm

As reported by Chris Kenny in The Australian today, over 300 pages of Freedom of Information documents obtained by free-market…

The Heretic: inside Peter Ridd’s fight for freedom of speech on climate change

17 May 2020 3:21 pm

‘The Heretic: Inside Peter Ridd’s fight for freedom of speech on Climate Change’ is a new serialised documentary podcast by…

Amazing but true: you can get an apology from the ABC

5 May 2020 6:16 pm

On the 6th of April, 2020, ABC Radio Melbourne Drive with Nicole Chvastek interviewed infectious diseases expert Mark Pellegrini from…

Media Watch watch

4 March 2020 10:46 am

On Monday, Paul Barry on Media Watch covered a new poll by the Institute of Public Affairs released last week. Reported in news.com.au it…

We need a full public inquiry into Labor and the pen-pushers’ CPAC outrage

31 January 2020 1:31 pm

As revealed in The Australian today, a Freedom of Information request submitted by the Institute of Public Affairs has revealed…

Labor’s childcare splash: for our kids – or their union mates?

1 May 2019 4:04 pm

Last weekend Labor announced a $4 billion funding increase to childcare subsidies. More worryingly, Labor would also intervene to raise…

Silencing Milo

23 March 2019 9:00 am

The decision by the Federal Government Minister for Immigration to deny provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos a visa to enter Australia is…

The ABC threatens media diversity, not Fairfax/Nine

27 July 2018 9:32 am

Yesterday Fairfax Media and Nine Entertainment announced that they will merge, forming a media organisation worth $4.2 billion. The new…

The republican suicide squad

8 August 2017 1:05 pm

When Bill Shorten gave the keynote address the Australian Republican Movement annual dinner last month, Peter Fitzsimons gushed at how…

Pedestrian signals, pedestrian thinking

7 March 2017 5:37 pm

Today it was revealed by the Herald Sun that the Committee of Melbourne in conjunction with VicRoads are installing 10…

Why I joined — and quit — the Australian Republican Movement

23 November 2016 4:30 pm

As a long-time republican, I made the decision last year to join the Australian Republican Movement. Having spent the better…

Annastacia Palaszczuk and the latest city-country divide

19 August 2016 10:50 am

Nothing reveals the clear divide between inner city and regional Queensland than the long, tumultuous history of land clearing. The…