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Margaret Thatcher: Both our most successful free marketeer and the reason why liberal economic policies haven’t advanced for 20 years

Margaret Thatcher left office when I was eight years old. I remember watching Michael Heseltine, Douglas Hurd and John Major vie to succeed her and finding the thought of a man being Prime Minister deeply odd. That in itself is … Continue reading

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Nick Clegg’s New Year’s Resolutions

In Nick Clegg’s New Year message he promised that “the Liberal Democrats will continue to anchor this Coalition in the centre ground.” It’s a familiar rhetorical theme that Liberal Democrat and Alliance politicians have wheeled out over the last thirty … Continue reading

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