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  1. Conservatism of biblical proportions

    Posted Nov 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... of conservative, almost fundamentalist, Christians in the top ranks of government, which at least partly accounts for its profound conservatism, love of the status quo and inability to adjust to rapid ...

  2. The rise of laid-back conservatism

    Posted Jun 29th 2005, 12:00am by Barry Hing

    ... about the type of conservatism now prevalent in Australia. The election of John Howard and his centre-right Liberal-National coalition, four times in a row since 1996, has promoted widespread ... Schwarzenegger in California- a laid-back, sun-drenched conservatism. As with conservatives elsewhere, Australians are showing that they support lower taxes, greater personal choice in all areas of life, ...

  3. Conservatism and caution pay off in the long run

    Posted Sep 28th 2008, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... John Cremer Aberdeen International fund managers Not so long ago, when the Hang Seng Index was in the stratosphere and Wall Street wizards still reigned supreme, any institution extolling the benefits of a conservative investment strategy was likely to in ...

  4. The wrong course for American conservatism

    Posted Nov 10th 2004, 12:00am by Doug Bandow

    ... Bush's victory has killed America's conservative movement. American conservatism grew out of the classical liberal tradition that gave birth to the United States. Republicans emphasised ... of government a form of 'empowerment'. But this is just another name for nanny-state regulation. In international affairs, Mr Bush most dramatically diverged from traditional conservatism ...

  5. Youth swing towards sexual conservatism

    Posted Dec 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Scarlett Chiang More are proud of being Chinese but cynicism about government is growing Young Hongkongers are becoming more conservative about sex and marriage and more nationalistic about being Chinese. They also have less trust in the Hong Kong governm ...

  6. News - World - RUSSIA

    Anti-gay violence increases in Russia

    Posted Nov 06th 2012, 12:00am by The Guardian in Moscow

    ... The Guardian in Moscow Activists fear new laws targeting homosexuals are being seen by ultraconservatives as a green light for violent homophobia Gays in fear over 'propaganda' ban Alyona Korolyova thought she had seen everything- the lifting of ...

  7. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan's secret parties push religious boundaries

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Reuters in Islamabad Elite have fun but are forced to tread lightly amid rising conservatism and Taliban threats Pakistan's secret parties out of step with religion Women in short ... and rising conservatism in his songs. But he never goes too far. "I am careful not to give any opinions regarding religion," he said. "I don't want some crazy person chopping off ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Proposal for 2017 chief executive poll is worse than current system

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:54am by Alex Lo

    ... needed the support of 150 members of the election committee to become a candidate. I am temperamentally close to the political conservatism of the local establishment; and as a mild patriot, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    British consulate won't be joining in Hong Kong Scots' toast to referendum

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 06:15am by ALICE WOODHOUSE, Niall Fraser

    ... political landscape will see a left-of-centre Labour take hold, consigning England to a future of perpetual, unopposed conservatism. I am British first, and Scottish second. I don't want ...

  10. 3rd favourite calls govt

    Posted May 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff writer Unelected British Prime Minister Gordon Brown finally admitted defeat this week. After last week's elections there was no clear winner between the big two parties, Labour and the Conservatives. The third favourite, the Liberal Democrats, ...




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