Centre for Policy Studies bulletin, 20th June 2014.
Writing about the Margaret Thatcher Conference on Liberty, Toby Young says ‘This promises to be a landmark event’.
Tim Stanley talks to the former Australian PM about conservatism, liberty, and what he learnt from Britain’s first woman prime minister.
Daniel Hannan argues ‘Only one name could have brought so many political and intellectual leaders together in one place. More than a year after her funeral, Margaret Thatcher remains the queen of global conservatism.’ He will speak at the Margaret Thatcher Conference on Liberty on Wednesday 18th June.
Head of Economic Research Adam Memon was interviewed by Saxo Group TV on inflation and wages.
The Centre for Policy Studies is hosting a panel debate – “Who pays the piper – is state science the murderer of invention?”.
The Centre for Policy Studies is hosting a panel debate on state art versus liberty at the 2014 Margaret Thatcher Lecture on Liberty, to be held at the Guildhall on Wednesday 18 June 2014.
Toby Young argues that ‘the state is entitled to insist that all schools teach children to respect the values that are part of our common culture, but it isn’t entitled to dictate every last detail of what’s taught in the classroom or to instruct schools about what teachers they can and can’t hire.’ He will speak at the Margaret Thatcher Conference on Liberty on Wednesday 18th June.
José María Aznar, Spanish prime minister from 1996 to 2004, argues tthat despite being branded as anti-Europeanist, Britain’s former PM firmly believed in a Europe of nation-states based on cooperation and trade.
Peter Dominiczak discusses how Lord Saatchi, the chairman of the Centre for Policy Studies (CPS) think-tank, has called on the Government to offer major tax cuts to Britain’s small firms.
John O’Sullivan, director of the Danube Institute in Budapest and a fellow of the National Review Institute, discusses the founding of the Centre for Policy Studies and its significance in political history. He will speak at the Margaret Thatcher Conference on Liberty on Wednesday 18th June.