Tag - liberty

Peter Hitchens: This Won’t End – Freedom Is Dead

From the beginning of the lockdown in 2020, Hitchens warned about the authoritarian nature of what was happening, but then he decided to take the vaccine. Commentators over at the YouTube platform argue that because he did that, he has undermined his own position.   Are they right?  And is HE right to say that...

Is UK In Permanent Lockdown? Is The New Normal Already Here… To Stay?

From Spiked Online... Brendan O'NeillEditor of Spiked This lockdown feels different to the first one. Everyone can sense it. It feels greyer, more dispiriting. The sunny weather of the April / May lockdown has been replaced by rain and the occasional snowstorm, robbing even our ‘daily’ walk of its tiny promise of pleasure. The social solidarity...

Peter Hitchens On Loss of Our Liberty – A Lonely, Sane Voice in the Madness … But Is He Wrong?

Comment: Peter is considered a rebel by his peers in the media.  He is certainly a voice crying in the wilderness.    Is his voice one with which you find yourself agreeing?  Or are you with the majority who believe (according to the polls and anecdotal evidence) that the Government measures are necessary - and a...