LOGIN
Media

Subscribe to IA — Australia's samizdat

By | | comments

IA columnist Bob Ellis talks about the importance of Independent Australia to Australian media.

IA serves Australia as the samizdat served Czechoslovakia in the dark years after the Prague Spring, reminding us of the good country we had once, and the freedoms we enjoyed too briefly, in another century, before the War On Terror splintered and smashed up those democratic unanimities which a hundred fair and honourable countries had brandished, proudly, after World War II.

IA is a remembrance of those freedoms we had once, and it is good to recall, with nostalgia, what they were.

VIDEO: CLICK HERE TO HEAR BOB ELLIS SPEAK ON IA:

Regards,

Bob Ellis

P.S. The great Bob Ellis is a paid IA weekly columnist. We need your support to be able to be able to afford to keep publishing great writers like Bob Ellis — and others. 

Please consider supporting us – and Bob – by subscribing to IA today. 

FIND OUT MORE ABOUT SUBSCRIBING TO IA HERE:

Subscriptions start from just $5/month or $50/year and offer a great range of benefits.

Creative Commons Licence
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Australia License

Monthly Donation

$

Single Donation

$

 
Recent articles by Bob Ellis
On turning forty

On Friday 20 May 2016, the Sydney Writers' Festival is holding a special tribute to ...  
Desperate times for Australian literary legend Bob Ellis

As Bob Ellis continues his battle with cancer, his daily diary, Table Talk, cont ...  
The old Fairfax #Ipsos poll trick

Despite all the scandal, division, discontent and negative publicity, a Fairfax- ...  
Join the conversation
comments powered by Disqus