Read my posts about the US President Ronald Reagan, who won both the 1980 and 1984 Presidential elections.

Political

Which book most shaped your political views?

The Guardian’s recent feature, A book that changed me: we want your choices, got me thinking about which book most influenced my political views. … Read the full post »

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I'm from the government, and I'm here to kill you

Back in July 1988 Ronald Reagan made a famous quip that, The ten most dangerous words in the English language are “Hi, I’m from the government, and I’m here to help.” (At least, that’s what I think he said – the quote is sometimes given as him saying “nine” – and with “hi” missing; it’s … Read the full post »