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Brendan O’Neill: scourge of the strawmen

  • April 06, 2013
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When it comes to cynicism and sheer vacuity, there are few British journalists who can compete with the Daily Telegraph‘s resident ‘contrarian’ Brendan O’ Neill.

A veteran of the RCP Living Marxism rag,  Spiked and the Institute of Ideas, O’Neill is a ‘libertarian’ who has used this past to give himself a certain cachet with...

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