Lords reform: did we really expect any better of either the Tories or Labour?

by Stephen Tall on June 26, 2012

All three main political parties fought the 2010 election promising the electorate that, if elected, they would reform the House of Lords. All three promised the same in 2005, too. And 2001. Yet in 2012 only one party is staying true to that promise: the Lib Dems. The Tories and Labour, in contrast, are happily […]

Are GCSEs getting easier? Three quick thoughts & a Mount Everest metaphor…

by Stephen Tall on June 26, 2012

My anointing of Michael Gove as CentreForum’s ‘Liberal Hero of the Week’ triggered a few responses, a handful of them positive. One of the most interesting responses was posted by LonWon on his Hoping for more than Slogans blog, in (…)

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