I have just processed and uploaded the audio file record of the 2003
Libertarian Alliance Conference in London. I kno3w this has taken me
somewhat longer than I might have expected. But it was worth waiting for!
The star turn of this conference was, beyond any doubt, Bill Thompson.
His expose of the paedophilia scare was masterly then and still grips
now. But the other speeches also were excellent.
To hear the speeches, go here:
The speeches were:
Professor David Conway - Zionism and Classical Liberalism: Friends or Foes?
Chair: Dr Sean Gabb
Alberto Mingardi - The Politics of The Lord of the Rings: J. R. R.
Tolkein Versus Socialism and Fascism.
Chair: Rebecca Baty
Dr Larry O'Hara - The Secret State in Britain
Dr. Stephen Davies - Alternatives to the Nation State: Pluralism and
Chair: David Carr (Introduction by Dr Chris R. Tame - who apologises
profusely for a confusion over the banquet)
Scott Tips - The Codex Alimentarius and the Worldwide War Against Freedom
Chair: Christian Michel
Dr. Bill Thompson - The Paedophile Scam: False Allegations and Special
Interest Groups (Read this article)
Chair: Dr Chris R. Tame
Dr. Dennis O'Keeffe - The Crisis of Compulsory State Education and the
Case for Voluntary Attendance.
Chair: Brian Micklethwait
Paul Coulam - The Myth of Sexual Ethics.
Chair: David Farrer
Professor David Marsland - The State of Social Theory: Error and Lack of
Chair: Dr Tim Evans
David Carr - The Coming Threat to Internet and Digital Freedom From
Governments and Corporations
Chair: Martin Summers (Introduction and postscript by Dr Chris R. Tame)
Dr. Phil Collins - Banquet Speech