So its official, IPSA have finalised the 10% pay rise for MPs. In a politically toxic environment of austerity where public sector pay rises are capped at 1%, this has obviously provoked much ire. Already […]
Strike it Stupid
“WE ARE READY FOR THE FIGHT, AND WE WILL, I BELIEVE, FIND ALLIES THROUGHOUT SOCIETY, AMONGST EVERYONE WHO CARES FOR FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY.” This call has gone out, and it seems Len McCluskey is finally […]
Me, the ‘Minority’
So I hear again today that one of the top concerns of the Green Party is to champion a more ‘representative’ parliament, and is going as far as campaigning for ‘joint tickets’, where a male […]
‘Chill, it’s only a few bad apples’
A French businessman decapitated and inscribed with Islamic phrases, Sunnis blowing up Shiites in Kuwait and Western tourists shot dead on holiday in Tunisia all in the same day; and yet this morning, I still […]
What is this ‘Relativist Fudge’?
It is my observation that one of the greatest problems with modern Liberal discourse…No, that is far too kind. The modern scourge, a pestilence decaying logical thought, a by-product of an over-tolerant society like toxins […]
Islam – “The Motherlode of Bad Ideas”?
Many of you may not be aware of the raging debate between the Liberal Left and the Democratic Libertarians in the U.S. over the issue of ISIS or more specifically, the degree to which Islam […]
Listen, it’s not a TAX
A quick rant… Its about the only success Labour had in the last parliament; managing to get the Spare Room Subsidy colloquially known as a ‘Bedroom Tax’. Its not a tax. Its a sanction/reduction on […]
Why Britain needs a Libertarian ‘voice of reaction’
Britain needs a Libertarian ‘voice of reaction’ to dilute this torrent of Liberal outrage and bluster, and while I would like to start that process, I equally envision this as a place for all those with the same desire to express Libertarian values and beliefs, to act as a counterbalance to this Liberal onslaught that social media has too long experienced.