Category Archives: David Cameron

Big Society undermined by thick policemen and CPS prosecutors

The story of the Manchester policeman who ignored a gang of street vandals but arrested their victim raises all sorts of issues. Police who neglect their duty, and misuse arbitrary power are bad enough. What of the prosecutors, who hauled … Continue reading

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David Cameron Lit out without comment

If David Cameron really wants to show that he and the Conservative Party intend to bring honesty back into politics, he could start by giving direct answers to direct questions. I avoid politicians on television as a rule. Blair made … Continue reading

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Cameron swings both ways on defectors

By chance, I read two articles today which suggest that David Cameron’s ambivalence on policy matters extends to his view of party defectors. It seems to depend on which way they are going. In the Times on Saturday, he talks … Continue reading

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