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Death plea case rejected by judge
A High Court Judge has ruled that a brain-damaged woman should not be allowed to die, in what is being seen as a landmark case. BBC News
, 28 September 2011
‘It is time that we reclaimed liberalism’
Frank Furedi talks to Brendan O’Neill about his new book On Tolerance
and why he wants to halt and reverse the warping of the liberal outlook.Brendan O'Neill
, 23 September 2011
Some real research into alcohol
Activists, neo-prohibitionists and anti-capitalists are much happier blaming the corporations and the institutions, man, than looking at the real factors behind excessive drinking and alcoholism.Chris Snowden
, Velvet Glove, Iron Fist
, 21 September 2011
Under the Influence
Under the Influence investigates how far parenting style affects those children’s drinking behaviour in later life. It analyses data of several thousand children from two separate data sets and compares how their parents raised them against the child’s drinking habits in adolescence and adulthood.Jamie Bartlett and Matt Grist
, Demos, 16 September 2011
Ten years on, America is at war with itself
I write this under surveillance, or so it’s safe to assume. We are all suspects now; we all read, write, talk on the phone and travel under surveillance, or the threat of it.Wendy Kaminer
, 8 September 2011
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