Submission: Inquiry into Drug Law Reform
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Submission: Inquiry into Drug Law Reform

Inquiry terms of reference The Law Reform, Road and Community Safety Committee of the Victorian Parliament is to inquire into: The...

Meredith Doig

21 March 2017

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The danger of being swamped by confident idiots

The Trump phenomenon and the influence of One Nation on local politics highlight how irrational beliefs seem to be...

Hugh Harris

14 February 2017

Scientology Personality Test Postscript – Brisbane
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Scientology Personality Test Postscript – Brisbane

Rationalist board member Hugh Harris continues his search for meaning ... Source: Scientology Personality Test Postscript - Brisbane -...

Hugh Harris

24 January 2017

Scientology’s personality test said I have “no real reason to live”
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Scientology’s personality test said I have “no real reason to live”

Unlike psychologists, psychiatrists and other medical practitioners who offer treatments for mental illness, Scientology escapes regulation because it offers...

Hugh Harris

16 January 2017

Malcolm Roberts: defining his nonsense
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Malcolm Roberts: defining his nonsense

Angry white men and the movement that's been defined as "Organised Pseudo-legal Commercial Argument" (OPCA). Delusional nonsense, really, but...

Meredith Doig

04 October 2016

Science and Society – Do we have a problem?
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Science and Society – Do we have a problem?

RSA Member David Thurley speaks of the growing problem of science denialism in society. He has given this speech...

Meredith Doig

29 June 2015

This is why you will lose your argument
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This is why you will lose your argument

So the Great Barrier Reef has not been listed as endangered by UNESCO. And same-sex marriage is high on...

Peter Ellerton

15 June 2015

How an approach to science helps define the political centre
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How an approach to science helps define the political centre

There was a bit of talk over the last election cycle, expressed in the usual language of political left...

Peter Ellerton

14 November 2014