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Blair is not the only one with Iraq amnesia – the Lib Dems were NOT anti-invasion, just anti-that-kind-of-invasion
It is one of the great myths of recent political history – that the Liberal Democrats were opposed to Britain joining with US forces to invade Iraq in 2003.
There are powerful lessons in the Lib Dems’ decimation in London which the Labour Party would do well to remember.
The challenge facing contemporary liberalism runs far deeper than the leader of the Liberal Democrats.
For liberalism to survive, its thinkers and activists will need to wrest control from those so mired in the Westminster bubble.
The evidence is mounting that the argument for £9,000 tuition fees has failed – both morally and economically, argues James Bloodworth.
It’s not clear how cutting the 45p tax rate to 40p, as suggested by Lib Dem MP Jeremy Browne, would benefit Britain, writes Tony Dolphin.