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It’s time to remake the case for capitalism

It’s time to remake the case for capitalism

Harry Clynch August 30, 2017 0

Few of us would deny that the general election was a complete travesty for the Conservative Party. Through a grossly incompetent campaign, the Prime Minister managed to squander a twenty point lead to put

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The march against science: How left-wingers are exploiting dodgy research

The march against science: How left-wingers are exploiting dodgy research

Ryan Khurana August 29, 2017 0

Earlier this year the “March for Science” became an international phenomena. From ordinary citizens to popular science gurus such as Billy Nye and Neil Degrasse Tyson, the call for “science-based policy” was made loud

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Let’s demand a better British agricultural system post-Brexit

Let’s demand a better British agricultural system post-Brexit

Niamh Kingsley November 16, 2016 0

With Brexit looming, the time to discuss the future of British agriculture is now. “Britain’s farmers will need help” says the Financial Times; “Farmers who vote leave now in deep regret” claims the Independent.

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Truly Free Markets Must Permit Discrimination

Truly Free Markets Must Permit Discrimination

Lee Jenkins March 13, 2014 4

Freedom to enter into contracts includes the freedom to refuse, on any grounds. Libertarians and Classical Liberals will quickly and enthusiastically tell you of the benefits of free markets and liberty; lower taxes, more

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Cryptocurrency and the sovereignty of the individual

Cryptocurrency and the sovereignty of the individual

Backbencher December 5, 2013 2

Freedom of exchange is pivotal to the freedom of the individual Institutions are slow to adapt. Last week Commons Speaker John Bercow launched a special commission on digital democracy, a mere decade after near

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Local Banks, Widespread Prosperity

Local Banks, Widespread Prosperity

Backbencher November 15, 2013 0

Robert Tyler argues that newly-resurgent local banking offers a route to renewed prosperity without the hand of the State  I found this on Youtube: A rather nice little advert, that came up before one

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The Right are winning across Europe

The Right are winning across Europe

Backbencher October 25, 2013 2

Robert Tyler highlights yet another electoral gain for right-leaning politics in a European country’s election Last Sunday there was yet another election. This one wasn’t even on the calendar at the start of the

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Should we Privatise the NHS?

Backbencher October 21, 2013 4

The Great British privatisation train rolls on. Thatcher’s economic revolution continues to dominate the headlines as Royal Mail emerges as the latest example of popular capitalism. Royal Mail is, by all accounts, the most

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Time To Take The State Out Of State Education

Michael St George October 18, 2013 10

Michael St George argues for the removal of the State’s near-monopoly on education supply You may remember educational campaigner Katharine Birbalsingh. She was the teacher who received a standing ovation from the 2010 Conservative

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Are Pay-day Lenders Guilty? Or Victims Of Their Own Success?

Are Pay-day Lenders Guilty? Or Victims Of Their Own Success?

Backbencher October 18, 2013 0

Reece Warren insists that the demonisation of pay-day loan companies hides some uncomfortable truths In the wake of Ed Miliband’s announcement that he would, as Prime Minister, aim to levy higher taxes on pay-day

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