Liberal Hero of the Week #34: Margaret Thatcher. (She’s also a Liberal Villain, too.)

by Stephen Tall on April 12, 2013

Liberal Hero of the Week is chosen by Stephen Tall, Co-Editor of Liberal Democrat Voice, and Research Associate at CentreForum. The series showcases those who promote any of the four liberal tenets identified in The Orange Book — economic, personal, political and social liberalism — regardless of party affiliation and from beyond Westminster. If they stick up […]

Today’s Link-Love: April 12, 2013

by Stephen Tall on April 12, 2013

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… Ten myths about Margaret Thatcher exploded – Telegraph Blogs A good corrective, shd be read by left/right > Ten myths about Margaret Thatcher exploded http://bit.ly/ZdznI3 (via @TomChivers) Mum did to Maggie what (…)

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Ding Dong & Mrs T. It’s simple: don’t buy it and don’t ban it

by Stephen Tall on April 12, 2013

As journalists look to extend the reason to continue writing about Margaret Thatcher’s death, three quick points from me on the entirely bogus furore over whether the BBC should play Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead on Radio One… 1) Don’t buy the record At least not in protest against Margaret Thatcher (if you just […]