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Campus Groupthink: The Guide To Fitting In

Campus Groupthink: The Guide To Fitting In

Oliver Shore June 6, 2016 0

So you’ve taken you’re A-levels and you’ve made your offers to study your favourite courses at university. Well done. Soon all the high-street stores will be targeting you for what you’ll need for going

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The Hillsborough Shirt Arrest is Depressing on Every Possible Level

The Hillsborough Shirt Arrest is Depressing on Every Possible Level

Thomas Walker May 31, 2016 2

Yesterday, a man was arrested for wearing a shirt in a pub. There are parts of the world where that occurrence wouldn’t seem out of place. In some countries, arresting citizens for speech is commonplace,

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The Croydon Ducking Stool – How Matthew Doyle was Prosecuted by a Rabid Mob

The Croydon Ducking Stool – How Matthew Doyle was Prosecuted by a Rabid Mob

Old Holborn March 28, 2016 4

Once again, into the breach goes your free-speech hero. You’ll all have been made aware of a man in Croydon who decided to tweet his indignation of the Brussels terrorist atrocity last week, committed,

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The Unstumpable Trump Should Also be the Unbannable Trump

The Unstumpable Trump Should Also be the Unbannable Trump

James Tracey December 15, 2015 1

There has been a new petition out to block Donald Trump from entering the UK. Now, as a Classical Liberal, I hate his comments as much as anyone. I am pro-immigration and am frustrated

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You Can’t Pick And Choose Rights As You Please Just Because You Don’t Like The Tories

You Can’t Pick And Choose Rights As You Please Just Because You Don’t Like The Tories

Tom Davies October 8, 2015 1

Do you remember a while ago, when there was a massive hoo-ha about having exclusion zones around abortion clinics? Wasn’t that a great notion? Wasn’t it an entirely fair and liberal idea to prevent

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Why Are We Still Barring Artists Like It’s Legitimate – It’s An Absolute Farce

Why Are We Still Barring Artists Like It’s Legitimate – It’s An Absolute Farce

Joey Simnett October 2, 2015 0

There seems to be a repeating theme that, every couple of years, we get a new rationalisation by our saviours the government as to why we can’t do certain things that don’t immediately affect

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Don’t be Fooled Again, Comrades

Don’t be Fooled Again, Comrades

Old Holborn April 1, 2015 0

It’s election time… I had planned some fantastic April 1st hoaxes for you all today, dear readers. I was going to announce my season ticket to watch Liverpool play at Anfield, my membership of

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Ominous: SNP adopts new gagging laws on party dissent

Ominous: SNP adopts new gagging laws on party dissent

Alex MacDonald March 30, 2015 3

The case for the free-thinker in the SNP is waning thin. At the party’s conference, a new motion was brought in which will prevent members from airing their views should they disagree with the

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Keep your foot down, Clarkson, there’s a lot riding on this

Keep your foot down, Clarkson, there’s a lot riding on this

Old Holborn March 12, 2015 49

Contrary to popular belief, I can’t stand Jeremy Clarkson. He epitomises most things I detest: he’s boorish, puerile and frankly, the sort of person who should still be strutting around a 6th form grammar

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Libertarianism and the lessons it has for the Left

Libertarianism and the lessons it has for the Left

Backbencher June 3, 2014 5

Libertarianism has many valuable lessons for the Left, argues Lily Summers, and the Left is foolish to ignore them On many, many occasions, I’ve heard numerous people on the right, or people who identify

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