Top of the Blogs: The Golden Dozen #160

by Stephen Tall on March 18, 2010

Welcome to the (conference-belated) Golden Dozen, and our 160th weekly round-up from the Lib Dem blogosphere … Featuring the seven most popular stories according to click-throughs from the Aggregator (7th – 13th Mar 2010), together with a hand-picked quintet, usually courtesy of LibDig, you might otherwise have missed.
Don’t forget, by the way, you can […]

‘Is Print Dead?’ The rewind video

by Stephen Tall on March 18, 2010

A big tip of the hat to Journalism.co.uk for pointing me in the direction of this fantastic video from the UK branch of Dorling Kindersley Books. You might think the first minute is a little clunky – stick with it, (…)

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Huhne on Hague / Ashcroft: “guilty of a cynical cover-up for a shabby decision”

by Stephen Tall on March 18, 2010

LDV reported earlier this morning on the BBC story that leaked Cabinet Office documents suggest Tory shdaow foreign secretary William Hague was aware of, and approved, the terms of the deal under which Lord Ashcroft gained his place in the upper house.
In an interview on BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme this morning, Mr Hague was […]

How Liberal is your MP: Lib Dem MP rankings in full

by Stephen Tall on March 18, 2010

Lib Dem Voice launched our new website – How Liberal / Authoritarian is your MP? – at the party’s spring conference last weekend.
LDV has identified 10 key votes from the 2005-10 Parliament – ranging from ID cards and freedom of speech to freedom of information and trial without jury – in order to rank […]