My pick of the year: favourite 24 blog-posts (Apr-Jun 2013)

by Stephen Tall on December 30, 2013

Here are my faves for the second quarter of the year…

Could the Lib Dems stay in the Coalition in the event the Tories dumped David Cameron? (June 25, 2013)

Two thoughts on Clegg’s Manchester speech (1 of 2): how not to repeat the tuition fees mistake (June 23, 2013)

Two thoughts on Clegg’s Manchester speech (2 of 2): edging towards the right narrative (June 23, 2013)

Helena Morrissey’s report: my first impressions (June 12, 2013)

The Lib Dem narrative dilemma: forget about 2010, start looking forward to 2015 (June 12, 2013)

My question to those who say “If you’ve nothing to hide you’ve nothing to fear” (June 9, 2013)

Clegg says no to childcare ratio changes. My question is: why’s it the Government’s job to dictate them? (June 6, 2013)

Labour and Tory MPs have a new twist on an old game. Block democratic reform. Then criticise lack of democratic reform (June 5, 2013)

Ed Balls shifts Labour’s position closer to the Lib Dems: is this the start of a Lib-Lab realignment? (June 4, 2013)

“Is the coalition government doing enough to encourage social mobility?” (May 23, 2013)

That EU vote: 6 thoughts on what it means for the Tories, Lib Dems and Labour (May 16, 2013)

A Tory-Ukip pact? Up to you, guys. But you do know there’s an easier way, right? (May 6, 2013)

What the 2013 local elections mean – for the Lib Dems and the next election (and beyond) (May 3, 2013)

Janan Ganesh is an intelligent guy so I’ll just assume this tweet was an aberration (May 2, 2013)

While David Cameron and Owen Jones unite in favour of universal benefits, I want us to get explicit about why redistribution matters to society (April 30, 2013)

Liberals and Tories row over national debt (April 28, 2013)

Liberal Hero of the Week #34: Margaret Thatcher. (She’s also a Liberal Villain, too.) (April 12, 2013)

Guido the Libertarian? Not so much. (April 11, 2013)

Surely the ultimate Daily Mail headline? (April 11, 2013)

10 tips for estate agents (based on personal experience as a buyer) (April 7, 2013)

The welfare debate and the age of the trollemic (April 4, 2013)

Margaret Thatcher, the 1983 election and the ‘bedroom tax’ (April 2, 2013)

Adittya Chakrabortty is wrong to say House of Commons is “ever more remote”. It’s more diverse than it’s ever been (April 2, 2013)

EXCLUSIVE: Clegg re-writes Lib Dem constitution to show that party has “learned the lessons of power” (April 1, 2013)