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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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The Voice! How P.M. Albo really won!

17 October 2023  •  Ron Manners AO

(He didn't really care if you voted Yes! or No!) Never under-estimate a Trotskyite from his earlier Sydney University days.  Someone who has …

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Australia’s Education Crisis Part II – Wesley College Goes Woke!

14 September 2023  •  Ron Manners AO

Since publishing our recent Education Crisis in Australia paper (here) we have received extensive support for our concern. From time-to-time I will share …

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Slide-Rules, Capital and Remaining Focused

16 August 2023  •  Ron Manners AO

Avoiding socialism and wokeness! During a recent office clean-up, I came across my old slide-rule ….. What a useful item this was, in …

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Eulogy for Dinny Grimwood’s Funeral Service

15 June 2023  •  Ron Manners AO

Jenny and I are honoured to be family friends of the Grimwoods as this relationship has several deep and interconnected threads. My own …

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Values and Virtues

20 April 2023  •  Ron Manners AO

Peter Kurti from the Centre for Independent Studies (Sydney) introduced us to the difference between "Values and Virtues" at Mannkal events in Perth …

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Revitalising Australia: How a “7D” Tax Code Could Spark Economic Growth and Job Creation

4 April 2023  •  Mannwest Admin

The below "Guest Mannerism" is written by Mannkal's Chairman Designate Mac Nichols. In 1948 The West German Finance Minister, Ludwig Erhard instituted "7D" …

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The Voice!

10 February 2023  •  Ron Manners AO

Wandering through the weed-filled fields of Wokeness One branch of economics, called Public Choice Theory (PCT),  is often used to identify how bad …

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Who Painted Australia’s Sky so Blue?

24 January 2023  •  Ron Manners AO

Special Australia Day poem – January 26, 2023 For this special Australia Day (before it gets banned), let’s lift ourselves beyond the current …

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WA Inc. II

16 January 2023  •  Ron Manners AO

Where are our investigative journalists? (and why the silence from shareholders?) I am still expecting to hear the backlash from a recent announcement …

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