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“The Simpsons” Shows A Classic Example Of Crony Capitalism In Action

“The Simpsons” Shows A Classic Example Of Crony Capitalism In Action

Joey Simnett October 12, 2015 1

Modern mainstream entertainment media is no alien to political satire and social commentary; aside from South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone who are renowned Libertarians it’s predominantly left liberal. The start of

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Does Human Nature Justify Political Authority?

Does Human Nature Justify Political Authority?

Backbencher June 21, 2013 0

 What level of interference we require from the Government Does our human nature mean that we require authority? Even from a young age it’s drilled into most of us that this is the case

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The Timely Death Of Universalism

Backbencher June 6, 2013 0

The State enforced sense of oneness has had its day.  There has been much ado about universalism this week.  The idea that everyone should benefit from the welfare state is not, however, universally popular.

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Is The State An Organic Entity?

Is The State An Organic Entity?

Backbencher May 17, 2013 0

Does Burkean notion of the state as an organic entity still apply?  The view that the state is an organic entity was famously coined by Burke who stated that in order for both the

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Margaret Thatcher: A Feminist Icon?

Margaret Thatcher: A Feminist Icon?

Backbencher April 13, 2013 4

Emma Freeman says that Lady Thatcher is a greater inspiration to women than many acknowledge. The daughter of a greengrocer, Lady Thatcher was the first (and so far only) female British Prime Minister. Yet Mrs

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