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The emperor has no clothes

The essential role of a free press is to show the facts as they are, not as politicians wish they were. Here is Edward Heathcote Amory on Gordon Brown's nakedness.

Gordon Brown just doesn't understand the bedrock principles of the free economy. This is tragic because under the rule of just law, the free economy has lifted millions out of poverty.

Thanks to James Bartholomew of The Welfare State We're In for the link. Bartholomew's book is a remarkable exposé of the welfare state, and the lost lessons of the last two hundred years. It's one of the most important books we've ever read.

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