Tag Archive for Brexit

The EU is the Wrong Tool to Defeat Nationalism

I am very much an individualist. As such I have always despised nationalism. I am convinced that we need to overcome this ideology if we want to live in a free world. One could think now that, since I hate nationalism, I probably should like the EU. The core political agenda of the EU has…

We are not giving up

In all honesty, the shooting of Jo Cox has had a big impact on us. Having sat on the fence for a while we decided to represent the clear majority of open-borders advocating pro-Brexit libertarians and commit our resources to Brexit. Then, one maniac took it upon himself to shoot a pro-Remain MP in the…

Immigration, identity and Brexit

Why is the immigration issue at the heart of many a Brexiteer? In a recent conversation I was engaged in, it was pointed out that a stable society has a common culture, and that culture is not the same as race. For example, we have a British culture that includes people of many different races…

Brexit will mean a new Hanseatic League

It is possible, if you choose to think like them, to see the world through the eyes of any politician. If you choose to see the world through the eyes of David Cameron then the EU referendum is a win-win scenario. For Cameron a Remain vote is a straight win. He has achieved his preferred…

Voting Leave is the beginning of negotiations

By Hector Birchwood via LSE Hayek SocietyBritain’s Referendum and the question of Brexit: I am frustrated with both the Leave and Remain campaigns, not just because both have manipulated facts, or promoted nonsensical arguments, but because their focus has distracted voters from the fundamental goals of international diplomacy. Therefore, I will distil my understanding of…

Vote Leave, the safer option

At stake – the future of our democracy On issues like the economy, immigration and the NHS, should decisions be made by an open, public debate or behind closed doors by un-elected and unaccountable officials? As the EU has grown in strength, decisions have increasingly been made by people we have no control over. We…

Thursday Speaker: Chris Mounsey

Chris is a well known and widely admired libertarian activist and on-off blogger. His infamous “Devil’s Kitchen” swear-blog used a dramatic persona to articulate the visceral anger which is felt by many toward the supremacy of the state, and which should, perhaps, be felt by many more. Devil’s Kitchen was not, of course, Chris’ first…

#Brexit: Can we be Proud of Britain’s History?

British MP Liam Fox said last week in a speech discussing why Britain should leave the EU that Britain had a proud history that it didn’t have to hide from… “The United Kingdom, is one of the few countries in the European Union that does not need to bury its 20th century history” #scc16 —…

Campaign group fails to capture priority of sovereignty issue

Successful campaigning website “38 Degrees” is a group with a track record of leading emotive online petitions which fail to consider the problem of individual rights. It has surveyed it’s members on their priorities in the Brexit debate. True to form, their survey fails even to measure the fundamental issue in the debate which anyone…

Evening Standard Brexit Debate

The Evening Standard will be printing a series of articles about a possible British exit from the EU in the run up to a Guildhall debate on September 9th. Tickets via standardevents.co.uk. I’m sure it will be possible to take part online, one way or another.