Category: triangulation

Why the left needs David Miliband more than ever

Chris picks up on David Miliband’s deservedly resonant piece in New Statesman the other day in the following way: If you ignore the mindless tittle-tattle, David Miliband’s New Statesman article raises a genuine issue: what should be the left’s attitude…

Why they despise Alex Salmond so

We have the Bermuda Triangle.  We have the Eye of Providence.  And now we have Alex Salmond. The connection? Well.  Precisely this: Mr Salmond doesn’t have to triangulate himself.  And that’s really why they all despise him so.  He now…

On fighting for our centre ground

Paul makes a profound point thus in a neat tweet we should admire and remember: Elections are fought on centre ground. Governments can move that ground. That’s how child benefits cuts shd be seen. Do #libdems get this? So what…