The Margaret Thatcher Conference on Liberty

The Macdonald-Laurier Institute partnered with the U.K.-based Centre for Policy Studies to provide in-depth coverage of the Margaret Thatcher Conference on Liberty, which took place in London, England on Wednesday, June 18. For a complete schedule, click here.

The event featured an impressive lineup of speakers, including Canadian cabinet minister Jason Kenney. Also speaking were U.S. General David Petraeus, Professor Niall Ferguson and John Micklethwait, the editor-in-chief of the Economist.

MLI contributed columns, blog posts from Institute for Liberal Studies executive director Matt Bufton, and livestreamed the event’s speakers.


Time to unearth former PM’s ideas, By Charles Moore

Blog posts

Thatcher Conference thoughts: Has the other side won? By Matt Bufton

Speakers livestreams

The Great Hall


Google+ Hangouts


Google+ Hangout one – New media and liberty

Google+ Hangout two – #ThePolicy: Debate Maurice Saatchi’s groundbreaking new tax policy