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Fear of Equality, Part 13. Money and the Death of Democracy

“Mankind is not an entity, an organism, or a coral bush. The entity involved in production and trade is man. It is with the study of man—not of the loose aggregate known as a “community”—that any science of the humanities has to begin.”

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Thai basil and lemongrass ice cream

There is one very big advantage to making your own ice cream: you know exactly what has gone into it, an important consideration given that there are nearly 1,500 registered chemicals than can be used legally in commercial ice cream making… 741 more words

Vegan

How Chemistry Overcame Politics

I sometimes describe myself as an engineer/scientist, despite the fact that I made most of my money by programming computers.

So this morning, this article… 189 more words

World

Liberty Pen: Video: PBS's Firing Line With William F. Buckley: Margaret Thatcher, Capitalism and a Free Society

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger

This is what a so-called smart Conservative sounds like in Margaret Thatcher and again conservative by British standards, which means lest socialist than Social Democrats. 190 more words

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Liberty Pen: Video: PBS's Firing Line With William F. Buckley: Margaret Thatcher, Capitalism and a Free Society

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger

This is what a so-called smart Conservative sounds like in Margaret Thatcher and again conservative by British standards, which means lest socialist than Social Democrats. 189 more words

Socialism

Liverpool’s Labour Council in Poll Tax shame

Despite Thatcher’s spiteful ‘Poll Tax’ being scrapped in 1993, Liverpool’s Labour Council are STILL enthusiastically pursuing Poll Tax arrears from a total of 86,747 people… In the last 5 years alone they have seized a total of £1,268,000 in arrears… 59 more words

"Women MPs are more amenable and less objectionable" says tragic memory loss MP

Labour MP Austin Mitchell has revealed the full and tragic extent of his memory loss. In an interview yesterday it soon became obvious that he couldn’t even remember meeting a woman nor any details of life between 1979 and 1990. 190 more words

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