Politics & Debate — Friday, Dec 09, 2016

FTN Daily #58 — Protecting Liberty against threats from everywhere — And more

Photo: tpsdave

Gambian Miracle

Power was transferred peacefully in Gambia. Demba Kandeh for Global Voices

Gambia Shocks the World With Peaceful Presidential Polls, Opposition Wins


Worth Defending

How Identity politics, populism and radical political Islamism threaten Liberty. And how to counter them. Tom G. Palmer for Cato Institute

Gambia Shocks the World With Peaceful Presidential Polls, Opposition Wins


Mirror, mirror

Don’t blame the left alone. Outrage culture is a right wing phenomenon as well. Alex Nowrasteh for Washington Post

Gambia Shocks the World With Peaceful Presidential Polls, Opposition Wins


Partners in crime

The EU’s recipe for failure: A toxic symbiosis of technocrats and populists. Robert Colvile for CapX.

Gambia Shocks the World With Peaceful Presidential Polls, Opposition Wins


Fillon’s Looming Foreign Policy Reset

On foreign policy, French presidential hopeful François Fillon agrees less with the current government than with Front National. Bill Wirtz for Freedom Today.

Gambia Shocks the World With Peaceful Presidential Polls, Opposition Wins


Between the Hindukush and a hard place

Pakistan’s geography influences its policy. A video by Stratfor.


Got a tip? Push it right into our review queue with an E-Mail to collection@ftn.media.

All other inquiries are welcome at editorial@ftn.media. If you follow us on Facebook or Twitter, that makes us very happy. Our RSS Feed is here.

Thank you for reading today’s issue of Freedom Today! We return tomorrow with an issue about culture.