1908 David Lloyd George
replaces HH Asquith as Chancellor of the Exchequer.
1909 To fund
reforms David Lloyd George proposed taxes on land ownership and high
incomes in the "People's Budget", which the Conservative-dominated
House of Lords rejects.
constitutional crisis is only resolved after two elections and the passage of
the Parliament Act 1911.
Insurance Act establishes the
1912 The Marconi scandal involves
highly placed members of the Liberal government under the Prime Minister HH
Asquith profiting by insider information about the Government's intentions with
respect to the Marconi Company and the Imperial Wireless
The Imperial Wireless Chain was a strategic
international communications network of powerful long range radiotelegraphy
stations, created by the British government to link the countries of the
1915 HH Asquith forms a
Liberal-led wartime coalition with the Conservatives and Labor.
Lloyd George becomes Minister of Munitions and rapidly expands
1916 David Lloyd George appointed
Secretary of State for War.
David Lloyd George forms a coalition government in the UK and is appointed
Prime Minister by King George V.
David Lloyd George relied on the
support of Conservatives and of the press baron Lord Northcliffe (who owned
both The Times and the Daily Mail).
Besides the Prime
Minister, the five-member War Cabinet contained three Conservatives - Lord
President of the Council and Leader of the House of Lords, Lord Curzon;
Chancellor of the Exchequer and Leader of the House of Commons, Bonar
Law; and Minister without Portfolio, Lord Milner - and Arthur Henderson,
unofficially representing Labor.
In the first 235 days of its
existence, the War Cabinet meets 200 times.
1917 to May 2, 1917
Imperial War Cabinet, with
representatives from Canada, Newfoundland, Australia,
South Africa and India, meets 14
David Lloyd George plays a critical role in the
Foreign Secretary Arthur
In "General Theory of
Employment, Interest and Money" John Maynard Keynes begins by observing
that before we can construct relevant theories for the present, we have to
unlearn the useless theories of the past.
Shedding old theories is more
difficult than building new ones.
John Maynard Keynes concluded
with the observation "practical men" who chart national policies are more often
than not the slaves of useless theories.
political elite responsible
for the current global disaster are
purveyors of antiCulture
who intend to replace the
gods of the past with the gods of
the future within a generation.
evolves over time.
The word symbol
liberal was originally
defined as of, pertaining to, or befitting a freeman, free by birth.
Liberal acts became those actions appropriate for an adult person of
free birth - a lady or a gentleman - an action inappropriate for a serf,
landless craftsmen (tailors, cobblers,
Over time a connotation developed with use of the word
branded liberal was
liberated from moral
constraint, acted licentious,
restraint or exercised the freedom to
When liberal was first used to describe a form of
government a liberal government was defined as a representational form of
government, democratic or republican, as opposed to monarchies.
monarchical system laws are designed to appease
the landed aristocracy
whereas in a representative form of government laws are designed by the people
with the peoples overall welfare in mind.
Today those who define
themselves as liberal:
A liberal individual may show a
willingness to make "liberal" donations.
A liberal interpretation of a rule
or law is not strict or rigorous while a
liberal interpretation of the
Bible is an interpretation that is not literal.
A liberal education is
defined as an education based on the traditional arts and sciences that
disciplines and conditions the mind
Today a liberal education connotes
liberation from moral constraint.
Opponents of liberalism have attempted to
revive this obsolete definition as
morally unrestrained or
licentious opponents of established moral systems.
Liberal is freeborn, and generous is highborn.
former is opposed to the
ordinary feelings of a servile state, and implies
largeness of spirit in the
vein of giving, judging, acting as the Hero.
nobleness of soul, in the past
appropriate to those of high rank, -
a spirit that goes out of
self, and finds enjoyment in consulting constituents.
measured by the extent of the sacrifices it
"c. 1375; from old French, liberal "befitting free men,
noble, generous;" from Latin,
liberalis "noble, generous;"
literally, "pertaining to a free man;" from liber "free;" from
Proto-Indo-European base *leudheros; (Greek, eleutheros "free"), probably
originally "belonging to the people" (though the precise semantic development
is obscure), from *leudho- "people" (evolutions: Old Church Slavonic, ljudu;
Lithuanian, liaudis; Old English, leod; German, Leute "nation, people").
Earliest reference in English is to the liberal arts (Latin, artes
liberales), directed to a broader understanding, not immediate practical
Sense of "free in bestowing" is from 1387.
meaning "free from restraint in speech or action" (1490) liberal was used in
the 16th century through the 17 century as a term of reproach.
"Free from prejudice,
tolerant," emerged in 1776-88.
"Purely in reference to political
opinion, "tending in favor of freedom and democracy" it dates from 1801, from
the French libéral, originally applied in English by its opponents
(often in French form and with suggestions of foreign lawlessness) to the party
favorable to individual political freedoms.
But also (especially in
American politics) tending to mean "favorable to government action to effect
social change," which seems at times to draw more from the religious sense of
"free from prejudicial favor of traditional opinions and
established institutions" (and
thus open to new ideas and plans of reform), which dates from 1823." - Douglas
I'm a liberal professor, and my liberal students terrify
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