Posts Tagged ‘census’

Guardian’s WasteWatch slam needs a fact checker

Posted: 10:12 am on 23rd February 2015

To arms, dear readers! The honour of WasteWatch has been maligned. We are now, according to a recent article in the Guardian newspaper, part of a merry band of anti-intellectual “right-wing inquisitors” grinding evidence-based policy-making into the dust with our “crib guides to Hayek, von Mises, and Milton Friedman.” The trigger for this outburst seems to be the latest product of the Canberra rumour-mill: the suggestion that there may not…

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