David Rendel on opposing the Coalition’s formation: “I felt very lonely indeed”

by Stephen Tall on May 16, 2011

David Rendel, former Lib Dem MP for Newbury and one-time candidate for the party leadership, has broken his silence about being the sole member of the party’s ruling Federal Executive to vote against the formation of the Coalition with the Conservatives one year ago. Speaking to the BBC, David recalls: “It was very lonely being […]

In support of equality before the law, and of David Laws

by Stephen Tall on May 16, 2011

Equality before the law is a pretty fundamental liberal maxim. It doesn’t matter who you are, where you’ve come from, what you do: Lady Justice should always be blind. Last week, the Sentencing Council for England and Wales began a (…)

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