Making Progressive Politics Work

In an excellent collection of essays the Policy Network has collected together for their "Making Progressive Politics Work" publication, we found the following comments by various authors in support for the fundamental principles¬†that LIFE's policies are based on. Philippe Aghion is Robert C. Waggoner professor of economics at Harvard University: The political imperative is that... Continue Reading →

Drug Criminalisation: All Cons

Has the "drug war" been a success and should we continue it? You decide...The pernicious, hidden effects of drug criminalisation:erodes the privacy boundary, thence respect for public space criminalises pursuit of fun and millions of otherwise law abiding citizens, eroding respect for the lawexcuses the creation of a police state, wire tapping (87% of 2012 wire... Continue Reading →

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