In the absence of counter-arguments, we can’t really be sure what the public thinks about state action on unhealthy lifestyles.
Posts Tagged: Chris Snowdon
The underlying motive for this tradition, though now often dressed up in quasi-medical language, is as much aesthetic as sanitary.
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My Campaign for Fairer Gambling will continue to press for stakes to be capped at £2.
Only ten years ago we’d have been mid-table, but since 2007 single-issue campaigners have struck a string of blows against lifestyle freedom.
By compelling us to extend our lives, the public health lobby is priming the real time bomb beneath the NHS: our ageing population.
J P Floru is a Westminster councillor and Head of Programmes at the Adam Smith Institute. Follow J P on… Read more »
Christopher Snowdon is a Fellow of the Adam Smith Institute and co-author of a new report on minimum alcohol pricing. Follow Christopher on… Read more »
Christopher Snowdon is a Fellow of the Institute of Economic Affairs. Follow Christopher on Twitter. In the traditional model of… Read more »
Christopher is the author of a new Adam Smith Institute report entitled "Plain Packaging: Commercial expression, anti-smoking extremism and the… Read more »