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John Stuart Mill and liberalism

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The value of a self-governed life
Tuesday, July 08, 2008
Category: John Stuart Mill and liberalism
John Stuart Mill's On Liberty demonstrates that freedom is not a right - it is a choice.

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Cry, freedom
Tuesday, November 20, 2007
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When he talked about the importance of liberty in modern Britain, Gordon Brown cited John Stuart Mill. But what would the original liberal make of today's politicans? Saturday November 17, 2007 The Guardian

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The value of a self-governed life
Thursday, November 08, 2007
Category: John Stuart Mill and liberalism
John Stuart Mill's On Liberty demonstrates that freedom is not a right - it is a choice

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A portrait of Mill in Prospect magazine to mark the bicentenary of his birth in May 2006.
Monday, May 01, 2006
Category: John Stuart Mill and liberalism
Mill left no systematic legacy- there is no "Millism." But 200 years after his birth, his liberalism is still relevant. And Britain's greatest ever public intellectual was often surprisingly contrarian - Richard Reeves

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'Even in a truly liberal society, paternalism must sometimes prevail'
Saturday, January 01, 2005
Category: John Stuart Mill and liberalism
2005: General election year - Should the state control private behaviour? It's the biggest argument of our times - think of smoking, gambling, hunting, smacking - but the divisions cut across party lines

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