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“The Road to Serfdom” The Definitive Edition 2007, , by F.A. Hayek

“That socialism has displaced liberalism as the doctrine held by the great majority of progressives does not simply mean that people had forgotten the warnings of the great liberal thinkers of the past about the consequences of collectivism. 183 more words

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Top 10 Arguments Statists Make Against Libertarianism

By Christiaan van Huyssteen (@cvh23)

These arguments tend to be clichéd and sometimes immature. The people who make these arguments are not ignorant, but they tend to repeat ideas that sound obvious to them, because it has never occurred to them to question their own arguments. 1,739 more words

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Life in Singapore: too good to be true?

An interesting look at the authoritarian veneer underneath Singapore’s economically developed and supremely clean surface.

A Choice Between Katie Hopkins' Distasteful Tweets and Fear of Expression

“The freedom to say only things that are polite is no real freedom of speech at all.”

Comment:  André R. Gignac

Katie Hopkins was reacting to the furor her comments on Twitter have provoked.

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DISSENT & FREE SPEECH

Identity Politics: Battle for Homogeneity

Is there truly unity in diversity? The universally sought equality against interest and perspectives of social organizations with which people identify has shaped the notion of what it means to be human. 899 more words

Philosophy

Apparently I'm Not Alone

I don’t know PM Modi in real life, and I am unlikely to go see him at a public event. I can’t really stand him on TV and avoid him on radio. 410 more words

Indian Politics