The Discernable Interviews

#FreeMelbourne with David Limbrick MP on Freedom, Human Rights and Vic Govt's Response to Covid-19

1 Hour 16 Minutes

David Limbrick MP is a member of Victoria’s Legislative Council (the upper house). A long-time member of the LDP ( he has risen to fame during Victoria’s COVID-19 lockdowns for being one of the only politicians to stand for basic human rights such as school children returning to school.

David has also been providing scrutiny on the government’s State of Emergency laws through the PAEC (Parliamentary Accounts and Estimates Committee) where he has argued that the Victorian Labor government is not following the laws that require proportionality in any restrictions imposed.

02:15 Our rights have been under attack for a long time
04:17 Why David entered politics
06:43 Why libertarianism
08:45 The criticism of free markets
10:17 Big companies love regulation
12:53 Freedom is fragile
15:12 Australia takes freedom for granted
16:33 State of Emergency powers
20:58 The Public Health and Wellbeing Act (Vic)
22:53 The lockdown of public housing towers
23:31 Victorian Governments actions are not in line with the Public Health and Wellbeing Act (Vic)
24:10 Governments refuse to release scientific evidence
27:45 Covid-19 vaccine
33:04 Mandating through coercion
36:25 The disproportionate mask mandate
40:01 Should people or the Government be responsible for a person’s health?
42:24 Decentralising power to the people who are on the ground
46:02 How history will remember human rights breaches
47:25 What the political centre think
50:25 Do lockdowns work?
51:08 What is going to happen in the colder months March/April?
55:55 David’s protest experience on the steps of parliament
1:03:19 COVID-19 fines and if they’ll even make it to court
1:05:59 Governmental sledgehammer: making everything mandatory
1:08:03 Global embrace of big government
1:10:37 Political champions
1:12:23 There is no reason to extend the Victorian State of Emergency