The man\’s sure up on his British political history, ain\’t he?
Before the election it amazed me that some from the same Manchester School of economics- like Giles Wilkes of Centre Forum were being called “progressives”. He wasn’t – he’s now a ConDem adviser. The positions are simply irreconcilable – and I bet he’s loving every minute of all the cutting he’s no doubt relishing.
As I suspect Clegg is.
These people infiltrated the Lib Dems better than the Trots (thankfully) ever did Labour.
Our favourite retired accountant does know that Cobden and Bright were founders of both, no?