Sunday 8 February 2009

The Fraud of the Liberty vs. Security Tradeoff

Dominic Raab - author of the excellent The Assault on Liberty - discusses the fraudulent claim that we can be made more secure by sacrificing our personal liberty and privacy:

This video is one of a series prepared by the organisers of the Convention on Modern Liberty, a non-partisan event to highlight the many ways in which our personal freedoms have been trampled in the last decade.

Dominic Raab will be addressing the society on Tuesday, 17th February (5th week) at Christ Church, discussing the restrictions on civil liberties in recent years and his proposed remedy: a strictly formulated Bill of Rights to curb the expansion of government in the economic and civil sphere.

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