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The libertarians should think about one of the most confounding things happening in our society today (and the most serious)  This video explains why Obama and his friends on the left are looking at this threat in a completely different way than you.  http://youtu.be/a0O64yqEkBU
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There are some crucial things for libertarians to consider in this video I made http://youtu.be/n81O-zTr6iE
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St. Thomas Lee

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* Emergency!
We Need For All Of Humanity, We Mean All Of Humanity, To Become Pro-Russian, We Need All Of Humanity, To Protect Russia, President Vladimir Putin, Is A Good Heart Human Being, He Stopped The Germany Holocaust, While The U.S.A. Was Profiting From It, Believe Us, We Did Research, Now The U.S.A., Wants To Declare War With Russia, Let Us All Show The U.S.A., War With Russia, Is Declaring War With Humanity!
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Elections within a two party system bring a problem to the front burner.  This video discusses this issue.  What should Libertarians do at election time? http://youtu.be/itrsnJo4amE
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When they look back and ask which think tank was talking about crypto first, they'll see the Adam Smith Institute. 

My latest: given all the trouble with Bitcoin over the last week, you might think it's all over for cryptocurrency. You'd be wrong...

http://www.adamsmith.org/research/think-pieces/cryptocurrency-gets-real
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One of our members wrote this a while ago on the erosion of civil liberties in the UK. (He's Austrian and pretty horrified.)
Mark Feldner attacks the continuing encroachment of civil liberties in Britain and worries about the lack of a public debate.
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Tom Stringer and I are hosting a screening on V for Vendetta at the start of November... https://www.facebook.com/events/590631194307079/
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Chris Snowdon blogs on his new report for the IEA, on the regressivity of 'sin taxes'.
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Interesting libertarian, Austrian minded blog growing in the UK.
Getting you out of the sh*t since 2012
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Thank god for brain drains!
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About this community

Set up by the Adam Smith Institute, this community exists as a forum for people who are in or interested in the UK to discuss topics relevant to libertarianism, classical liberalism, anarcho-capitalism, free markets, and so on. You don't have to be any of the above to take part – a friendly open-mindedness is all that we ask. Please keep discussions civil and on-topic.
 
What's up with the liberals?  This video explains the cause of their unhappiness, anger and depression, and why they're always trying to control the lives of others.  http://youtu.be/tj35fMp_dkM
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(CZ) DISKUZE S ÚDAJNÝMI DEMOKRATY - LOGICKÉ VYVRÁCENÍ STÁTNÍ, ERGO KRIMINÁLNÍ ,,DEMOKRACIE"

(ENG) FORUMS an alleged Democrat - STATE LOGIC DISPROVING, ERGO CRIMINAL ,, DEMOCRACY "

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http://ssapas.blogspot.cz/2014/12/diskuze-s-udajnymi-demokraty-logicke.html
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I think we may have found a solution to the islamization of our lands.
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Will Bancroft

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So bankers really are all evil, then?

James Delingpole investigates for Bogpaper.com and has a revelation!
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Sam Bowman

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I've written for City AM on the "Papers, please" Immigration Bill, which would turn thousands of private citizens into state informants.
THE PHRASE “papers, please” once conjured up the image of a totalitarian dystopia, where anyone might rat out their neighbour to the gov
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In light of Martin Wolf's FT article on the subject today, I thought I'd share my victory lap vs the Government on the Help to Buy issue.

http://www.adamsmith.org/blog/economics/help-to-what-moving-forward-from-conference-season
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We've got a fun lineup at our Liberty Lectures, next October 19th:

Chandran Kukathas (LSE) - 'Liberty and Multiculturalism'

Dr Adam Martin (KCL) -'The Political Economy of a Basic Income'

Jamie Whyte (ASI Fellow) - 'Evidence-Based Policy or Policy-Based Evidence?'

Theodore Dalrymple (TBC) - 'Culture as a Cause of Poverty' 

These are usually student-only, but we've opened them up to non-students as well. Tell your friends!
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