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The Battle for Free Expression

Friday, 6 March 2015

That’s it. I can no longer sit idly by. It is time to take a firm and decisive stand. The battle for free expression must begin. 16 more words

Arrival of Business Cards

Tuesday, 3 March 2015

Today my business cards arrive – quite a few of them – and soon, I will start to spread the word and raise awareness of the issues that I am trying to tackle. 51 more words

The lure of sizzling dangerous men

When I was a teenager, I always hated the “man” telling me what to do. Let’s face it, rebellion and teenagers go hand in hand. It’s almost a right of passage. 252 more words


The Plan

Friday, 27 February 2015

Over the next week, I will begin putting my plan into action once I have received the business cards. With support and help, we can destroy the rod of fear forever.


Charles Lane: From Nicaragua to the Arab Spring, sowing seeds of a counterrevolution

Washington Post: This week marks the 25th anniversary of the free election in which the Nicaraguan people ousted the Marxist Sandinistas from power after 12 long years of revolution, war and poverty. 65 more words



What masks for conservatism today is really not conservative ideology but reactionary at it’s best and authoritarianism at it’s worst. All that so-called conservatives lack is for a charismatic leader to lead them not to a world of less government but to a country where an authoritarian leader would rule. 1,478 more words


Article Review: The Return of Authoritarian Great Powers by Azar Gat

According to the Freedom House (2014) annual country-by-country report on global political rights and civil liberties, fifty-four countries including Somalia, Saudi Arabia, Eritrea and Syria, showed overall declines in political rights and civil liberties, compared with forty that showed gains. 823 more words

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