Posts Tagged: Nick Clegg

The Hitch

Obituaries are a way of life in this country. Every newspaper carries at least one, if not several each day, varying in subject from those at the centre of policy making, to heroes of the two world wars that have

The Hitch

Obituaries are a way of life in this country. Every newspaper carries at least one, if not several each day, varying in subject from those at the centre of policy making, to heroes of the two world wars that have

Reports from the Warsaw Summit

The immediate aftermath of the second Eastern Partnership summit brought several different conclusions. The joint statement itself was a bland and uninspiring read. In true EU style, it read as though it was deliberately drafted so that you couldn’t get

Reports from the Warsaw Summit

The immediate aftermath of the second Eastern Partnership summit brought several different conclusions. The joint statement itself was a bland and uninspiring read. In true EU style, it read as though it was deliberately drafted so that you couldn’t get

King and his Courtier

When the former Chief Secretary to the Treasury, David Laws, revealed in his book on the coalition negotiations that the Governor of the Bank of England, Mervyn King, was invoked as a supporter of the Conservatives’ plans to cut public

King and his Courtier

When the former Chief Secretary to the Treasury, David Laws, revealed in his book on the coalition negotiations that the Governor of the Bank of England, Mervyn King, was invoked as a supporter of the Conservatives’ plans to cut public

Rights Supremacy

How and why the Conservatives became a Party of Civil Liberties [picapp align=”none” wrap=”false” link=”term=david+davis+MP&iid=8445040″ src=”http://view3.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/8445040/gordon-brown-ends-the/gordon-brown-ends-the.jpg?size=500&imageId=8445040″ width=”500″ height=”348″ /] ‘I love liberty by taste, equality by instinct and reason.’ Alexis de Tocqueville to John Stuart Mill in 1836. The Assault

Rights Supremacy

How and why the Conservatives became a Party of Civil Liberties [picapp align=”none” wrap=”false” link=”term=david+davis+MP&iid=8445040″ src=”http://view3.picapp.com/pictures.photo/image/8445040/gordon-brown-ends-the/gordon-brown-ends-the.jpg?size=500&imageId=8445040″ width=”500″ height=”348″ /] ‘I love liberty by taste, equality by instinct and reason.’ Alexis de Tocqueville to John Stuart Mill in 1836. The Assault

A Liberal Moment

[picapp align=”none” wrap=”false” link=”term=Prime+Minister&iid=8766243″ src=”9/d/8/d/Britains_Prime_Minister_01e9.jpg?adImageId=12835522&imageId=8766243″ width=”500″ height=”742″ /] It is a little over two years since Nick Clegg referred to the Liberal Democrats as ‘very much a national party,’ the only opposition to Labour in the North, and the Conservatives

A Liberal Moment

[picapp align=”none” wrap=”false” link=”term=Prime+Minister&iid=8766243″ src=”9/d/8/d/Britains_Prime_Minister_01e9.jpg?adImageId=12835522&imageId=8766243″ width=”500″ height=”742″ /] It is a little over two years since Nick Clegg referred to the Liberal Democrats as ‘very much a national party,’ the only opposition to Labour in the North, and the Conservatives

Britain’s Choice

[picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=prime+minister+debate&iid=8601818″ src=”4/0/0/6/Britains_Prime_Minister_aa18.jpg?adImageId=12720619&imageId=8601818″ width=”500″ height=”311″ /] And so the General Election, for such a long time a fixed point in the distant future, looms up. This Thursday the different messages, commentaries and clips are reviewed a final time,

Britain’s Choice

[picapp align=”center” wrap=”false” link=”term=prime+minister+debate&iid=8601818″ src=”4/0/0/6/Britains_Prime_Minister_aa18.jpg?adImageId=12720619&imageId=8601818″ width=”500″ height=”311″ /] And so the General Election, for such a long time a fixed point in the distant future, looms up. This Thursday the different messages, commentaries and clips are reviewed a final time,