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Ron Manners with AfricanPod Business Forum on “The Lonely Libertarian”

6 February 2024  •  Ron Manners AO

In this 2019 interview, I sat down with AfricanPod Business Forum to discuss some of the highlights of my book The Lonely Libertarian. These …

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Happy Birthday, Sir Arvi Parbo AC!

1 February 2024  •  Ron Manners AO

Today marks what would have been the 98th Birthday of Sir Arvi Parbo AC, one of the most remarkable individuals I have met …

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Poseidon Reunion Dinner

17 January 2024  •  Ron Manners AO

The following Poseidon feature is from my book Heroic Misadventures. The full book is available as a free e-book here. Pages 288-304 cover …

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The Global Financial Crisis

11 January 2024  •  Ron Manners AO

Harvard University, currently in the news because of their (now former) ultra-woke president, played a role in the Global Financial Crisis of 2008. …

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Joining the ‘world of ideas’ can lead to unlimited opportunities

5 December 2023  •  Ron Manners AO

Ron's welcoming comments, on 23/11/23, to the successful Mannkal Scholars for 2024. I have been allocated, just three minutes, to welcome you as …

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What is Politics?

23 March 2021  •  Mannwest Admin

A Russian Jew was finally allowed to emigrate to Israel. At the Moscow airport, customs found a Lenin statue in his baggage and …

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A birthday poem

8 January 2019  •  Ron Manners AO

For me, measuring things is more than a hobby. I feel we can only manage that which we measure. Is it worth the …

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History helps us prepare for the future

30 January 2012  •  Ron Manners AO

In my role as Mannkal Economic Education Foundation Chairman, students often ask: “What has been the biggest change to Australia over the past …

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Anarcho-capitalism vs limited government

25 October 1971  •  Ron Manners AO

[audio mp3="https://www.www.mannwest.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/1971-Roy-Childs-and-Jeffrey-St.-John-Anarcho-capitalism-vs-limited-government.mp3"][/audio] This debate at the Spring 1971 Libertarianism Conference at Columbia University arose out of Child’s 'Open Letter to Ayn Rand', in …

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