In Defence of Liberty

Driven by data; ridden with liberty.

Don’t Bring Back Clarkson

Jeremy Clarkson’s contract for the popular Top Gear programme will not be renewed. According to the BBC’s director general, this decision was reached after Mr Clarkson made an “unprovoked physical … Continue reading

March 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Swift Rejoinder

Intellectual challenges should not be unanswered. In my previous article, Little Green, I made the following statement about the Green Party’s policies: Economic stasis and trade restrictions cannot deliver environmental … Continue reading

March 24, 2015 · 1 Comment

Little Green

In the pursuit of fairness, I was asked to sign a petition to label the Green Party a major party. In British politics, the formal status as a ‘major party’ … Continue reading

March 23, 2015 · 1 Comment

Between Processes and Results

In politics, there is a classical confusion between processes and results. The UK Independence Party (UKIP) have proposed the abolition of anti-discrimination laws, arguing the “ludicrous” status quo prevents an … Continue reading

March 19, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Politics of Kitchens

Politics often adopts a personal dimension: intrigued voters may ask potential representatives about their favourite type of biscuit, or their taste in music, or the perennial question about the price … Continue reading

March 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Updating Some Analysis

Members of the University of Bath Students’ Union voted for their full-time officer team for the next academic year, 2015-16. To raucous applause in the main bar, the officer-elects were: … Continue reading

March 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

A Link to the Past 12/03/2015

Articles of the Month bathimpact: Meet the candidates: President, Education, Community, Activities, Sport Nick Cohen (The Guardian): The sinister treatment of dissent at the BBC Mike Collins (Forbes): Pseudo Science … Continue reading

March 12, 2015 · Leave a comment
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