Today’s Link-Love: December 23, 2012

by Stephen Tall on December 23, 2012

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… Backstabbing Tories are the real villans of 'Plebgate' | Mail Online Gotta love how right-wing media (1) demanded Cam sack Mitchell, (2) are now up in arms against Cam for sacking Mitchell (…)

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Nick Clegg’s Letter from the Leader: “Lib Dems are on the side of reasonable welfare reform, not indiscriminate welfare cuts”

by Stephen Tall on December 23, 2012

Nick Clegg’s latest letter has hit my inbox, this week reflecting on his five years as party leader — and in particular how he believes the Lib Dems are “anchoring this government in the centre ground”. The example he uses is one that is likely to dominate politics in 2013: welfare reform. As Nick points […]

Clegg skating on thin ice: serious threat to party leadership over secret courts

by Stephen Tall on December 23, 2012

Over at LibDemVoice today, we’ve published an article by Jo Shaw who’s led a quite brilliant grassroots campaign against the Government’s plans to extend secret courts. In September, the party conference passed overwhelmingly a motion rejecting the controversial Part II (…)

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