Stop kidding ourselves with ‘Closing the Gap’

It is clear that Aboriginal living standards are not improving, particularly in rural and remote areas. Senator Leyonhjelm argues in this speech that woolly-headed, feel-good policies do nothing, and sometimes make the problem worse.

This is especially the case when Aborigines are encouraged to continue living in dysfunctional communities with no work.

Originally published at on February 22, 2016.