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McKinnon: Issues in Political Theory 2e

Chapter 5

The Cato Institute
http://www.cato.org/
An American libertarian think tank ‘dedicated to the principles of individual liberty, limited government, free markets and peace.’

‘Freedom and Money’, by G.A. Cohen
www.utdt.edu/Upload/_115634753114776100.pdf
A paper dedicated to Isaiah Berlin, by G. A. Cohen, criticising the former's view that poverty does not render a person unfree (in negative terms).

Freedom House
http://www.freedomhouse.org/
A watchdog that monitors the state of freedom around the world, and publishes an influential ranking of countries according to how free they are.

John Locke
oregonstate.edu/instruct/phl302/philosophers/locke.html
A page maintained on the Oregon State University website giving details of Locke's life and works, with links to full online copies of his major works.

John Stuart Mill (utilitarianism.net)
http://www.utilitarian.net/jsmill/
An archive of Mill’s work, and of philosophical work about Mill.

Onora O'Neill: Freedom of the Press Cannot be Unrestricted
http://www.independent.co.uk/opinion/commentators/onora-oneill-freedom-of-the-press-cannot-be-unrestricted-655228.html
The edited text of a speech on press freedom given by Kantian philosopher Onora O’Neill in 2002.

Philosophy Bites
http://philosophybites.com/2008/04/richard-reeves.html
A podcast interview with Richard Reeves, on the subject of Mill’s On Liberty.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
plato.stanford.edu/entries/liberty-positive-negative/
plato.stanford.edu/entries/republicanism/
plato.stanford.edu/entries/berlin/
Entries on positive and negative liberty, republicanism, and Isaiah Berlin.

Transform Drug Policy Foundation
http://www.tdpf.org.uk/
A UK think tank that campaigns against drug prohibition, and in favour of a policy of control and regulation.

UK Civil Liberties (The Guardian)
http://www.guardian.co.uk/law/uk-civil-liberties
The Guardian newspaper’s homepage for civil liberties-related news.