In Defence of Liberty

Driven by data; ridden with liberty.

Monthly Archives: October, 2014

Review: 20 Economic Fallacies

The author of Chasing Rainbows, Economic Myths, Environmental Facts returns with 20 Economics Fallacies.

October 27, 2014 · 1 Comment

A Reply to Brief Criticism

My WordPress account allows me to see how people come to my blog. I have received multiple referrals from an ‘rllmuk’ forum discussing Anita Sarkeesian’s Tropes vs Women in Video … Continue reading

October 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

A Link to the Past 12/10/2014

Here are a list of interesting articles from the past month. Charlotte Bowyer (Adam Smith Institute): The smoke and mirrors of prohibition Peter Hitchens (Mail Online): A Tory-UKIP Pact would … Continue reading

October 12, 2014

An Ancient Conspiracy

It is often suitable for political commentators to claim the British electorate are under the spell of a malevolent media. The Guardian’s new prodigy Owen Jones, author of Chavs and … Continue reading

October 7, 2014

Against Extremist Disruption Orders

At the Conservative Party conference, Home Secretary Theresa May restated her desire to introduce Extremist Disruption Orders. These court orders would allow the police to vet the Facebook and Twitter … Continue reading

October 5, 2014 · 1 Comment