Daily Archives: 4 February, 2013

Bring on the Drones!

by Kevin Carson
Bring on the Drones!

Most analysis of drone technology from libertarian futurists these days is pretty pessimistic. They’re generally treated as part of a larger techno-fascist scenario, like the U.S. global hegemony (enforced by orbital lasers and remote-controlled UN teletroopers) depicted in Ken Macleod’s Fall Revolution novels. Continue reading

Chris Huhn: Here’s to a Diminished Carbon Footprint

Since he’s partly to blame for my £950 gas bill, I call on the Judge to show no mercy to this gross malefactor. Perhaps he should be crucified on the vanes of one of the ten thousand windmills I can see from Deal at low tide.

Sean Gabb: Speech to a Traditionalist Conservative Group

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On Friday the 1st February 2013, a debate took place at The Counting House, which is a pub at the junction of Gracechurch Street and Cornhill in the City of London. The question was How to be a Conservative in 21st Century Britain.

Sean Gabb spoke for the Libertarian Alliance. Sam Swerling spoke for the Swinton Circle. Their speeches were followed by a lively question and answer session. Continue reading