Today’s Link-Love: April 14, 2013

by Stephen Tall on April 14, 2013

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… Alan Watkins: 'Margaret Thatcher could be cautious and open to outside influence' – UK Politics – UK – The Independent I miss Alan Watkins. This article’s an example of why > ‘Thatcher (…)

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Nick Clegg’s Letter from the Leader: “No one campaigns like we do”

by Stephen Tall on April 14, 2013

With local elections taking place across much of England (and, lets not forget, the Isle of Angelsey in Wales) on Thursday 2nd May, Nick Clegg’s letter this week focuses on the drive to get out the Lib Dem vote… The buzz at party headquarters this Thursday night was great. Danny Alexander and I were there […]

Nick Clegg’s Letter from the Leader: “No one campaigns like we do”

by Stephen Tall on April 14, 2013

With local elections taking place across much of England (and, lets not forget, the Isle of Angelsey in Wales) on Thursday 2nd May, Nick Clegg’s letter this week focuses on the drive to get out the Lib Dem vote… The buzz at party headquarters this Thursday night was great. Danny Alexander and I were there […]

Review: Margaret Thatcher – Death of a Revolutionary

by Stephen Tall on April 14, 2013

Margaret – Death of a Revolutionary (7pm, 13 April, Channel 4: watch it online here). ‘Martin Durkin presents his controversial thesis that Margaret Thatcher was a working class revolutionary’. I just checked the meaning of thesis. One definition is: A (…)

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Your essential weekend reader — my personal pick of the week’s must-reads

by Stephen Tall on April 14, 2013

It’s Sunday morning, so here are a dozen of thought-provoking articles to stimulate your thinking juices, culled from all those I’ve linked to this past fortnight. You can follow me on Delicious here. Immigration and the knowledge economy – Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg makes the business case for immigration reform in the US, but the lesson […]