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London’s Droogs

August 14, 2011

I couldn’t help but comment on the clever article “Britain Burns the Colour of ‘A Clockwork Orange’” because it offers some parallels between the London rioters and Anthony Burgess’ 1962 book turned subsequent 1971 Stanley Kubrick film, showing how a society which has completely failed its youth turns near totalitarian to fix the problem. In [...]

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Should London Riot Victims Have the Right to Bear Arms?

August 10, 2011

The Daily Telegraph’s Nile Gardiner raises an interesting question: do the London riots demonstrate a need for the right to bear arms?  Unlike the United States where the right to bear arms is constitutionally protected, the United Kingdom has such a phobia of firearms that most police officers don’t even carry them.  One thing the [...]

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