Top of the Blogs: The Golden Dozen #98

by Stephen Tall on January 6, 2009

Welcome to the 98th of our weekly round-ups from the Lib Dem blogosphere, featuring the seven most popular stories according to click-throughs from the Aggregator (28th December 2008 – 3rd January 2009), together with a hand-picked quintet, mostly courtesy of (…)

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Paddy’s advice to Nick: “Be patient”

by Stephen Tall on January 6, 2009

Today’s Financial Times has an interesting enough article by Alex Barker analysing Nick Clegg’s first year (and a bit) as Lib Dem leader. Noting some of the tougher moments, it also highlights Nick’s achievements (albeit by resorting to the usual, (…)

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Baker: “innocent train-spotters” hassled under anti-terrorism laws

by Stephen Tall on January 6, 2009

Lib Dem MP Norman Baker has revealed that an astonishing 150,000 have been questioned by police at railway stations under the aegis of legislation designed to prevent terrorists. The Telegraph has the full story: The Prevention of Terrorism Act 2000 (…)

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