One way to see the drive for austerity is as an application of a sort of reverse Hippocratic oath: “First, do nothing to mitigate harm”. For the people must suffer if neoliberal reforms are to prosper.
Thursday, June 07, 2007
Reason for surprise
Shorter Peter MacKay: I would never have said our party is willing to tolerate MPs voting their conscience if I'd thought one of our members still had one.