Samenleving

Zero to One

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Peter Thiel at Socrates in the City

Eric Metaxas interviews entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel on his bestselling book ZERO TO ONE. Using Apollo 11 and Woodstock as reference points, Thiel and Metaxas explore the idea that we live in an age of technological stagnation, and discuss a range of topics — globalization, academia, vice, communion, Greta Thunberg, and more. The interview took place in New York City, in January 2020.

Samenleving

Thought Police in the UK

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Harry Miller: My Free Speech High Court Victory Over Alleged Anti-Trans Tweet & Police Investigation

Peter Whittle interviews Harry Miller, 1 week after his High Court victory against Humberside Police. The High Court ruled that the police response to the ex-officer’s allegedly transphobic tweets was unlawful.

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Samenleving

Resisting the Pink Police State

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Rod Dreher — National Conservatism Conference, Rome 2020

Rod Dreher’s speech at the National Conservatism conference in Rome, warning of the coming “soft totalitarianism”/Pink Police State, and what people in the West have to learn about resisting it from those who survived Soviet-bloc communism.

Media

Free Speech Union

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Toby Young at ‘So What You’re Saying Is…’

Journalist and education campaigner Toby Young: The Free Speech Fightback To Prevent Outrage Mobs Destroying Lives & Careers.

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Politiek

Britain is dead

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Peter Hitchens interview on Boris, Britain & Brexit

Writer and broadcaster Peter Hitchens speaks to The Sun’s Steven Edginton about when Britain “died”, Boris Johnson and communism. This week’s ‘Burning Questions’ covers Hitchens’ views on conservatism and why he believes the decline of religion and other cultural institutions has ruined the UK.

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