Treat voters like people

Scottish Lib Dem leadership hopeful Nicol Stephen wants Labour to treat voters like people, funnily enough. The Transport Minister, who is favourite to succeed Jim Wallace, believes some of the language used by the Scottish Executive, including the label “neds”, serves only to further alienate disaffected young people… One senior source said… “Sometimes members of […]

Tough on the causes of hoodies

Yeah, I can’t believe it. A shopping centre is banning hoods, with the full backing of John Prescott. I never really got this sort of logic. It’s a kind of middle class sneering at the proles. The thinking seems to go as follows: Burberry cap = ned = criminal. Why not skip the first two? […]