Kalgoorlie (and Australia) Lookin’ Good, Feelin’ Awful

Seminar Background Paper by Ron Manners
President, Kalgoorlie Chamber of Commerce
June 8 1977

Introductory comment from Ron, December 1, 2015:
Although written for an economic seminar in 1977, it’s amazing how pertinent these comments are to a 2015 ‘reform starved’ Australia.

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Ron Manners responds to Chief Inspector of Factories & Shops

Letter by Ron Manners to Chief Inspector of Factories and Shops in Western Australia. Published in freeEnterprise, vol. 2, no. 10, July-August 1976, p. 8.

Dear Sir,

We have received two “Certificates of Registration” forms (Form 3A-F, Form 3B-Shop/Warehouse) soliciting payment by us, to you, of sums of money related to the number of people working with us. Continue reading Ron Manners responds to Chief Inspector of Factories & Shops

Why the Workers Party?

Cassette cover text: Why this tape?
1. Because it presents an alternative to various failed Socialist programs so far in Australia.
2. Because I am concerned enough to do something about it.
3. Because I am programmed for survival.
Ron Manners 1975

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Introduction to Objectivist Philosophy

Cassette cover text: Why this tape?
1. Because it presents an alternative to various failed Socialist programs so far in Australia.
2. Because I am concerned enough to do something about it.
3. Because I am programmed for survival.
Ron Manners 1975

Audio:

Transcript: Continue reading Introduction to Objectivist Philosophy