One from the archives … Chris Huhne slams the Alternative Vote

by Stephen Tall on July 17, 2010

Actually, I’ve not trawled back that far – just five months, February this year, when the Lib Dems’ Chris Huhne launched a salvo on The Guardian’s Comment is Free against the Alternative Vote as a means of electoral reform: [The Alternative Vote] is very similar to first-past-the-post in two key respects. Because it is based […]

The LDV Saturday caption competition: “Mark Pack points at pothole” edition

by Stephen Tall on July 17, 2010

There’s no prize at stake – just the opportunity to prove you’re wittier than any other LDV reader … Here’s Mark Pack, my Co-Editor at Lib Dem Voice, posing as a very un-glum councillor while out campaigning recently. What do you think he might have been saying or thinking? The winner of our most recent […]

Why I disagree with the Lib Dems and fully support university tuition fees (and the Coalition)

by Stephen Tall on July 17, 2010

I could write an in-depth article explaining my support for University tuition fees, but I see I’ve done so a number of times already.* So I’ll confine myself to making three points: 1. The nature of party, and especially coalition, (…)

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