David Davis MP: Lib-Dems hopeless in govt as a voice of liberalism - unprincipled and spineless #cpc14 #brightblue http://t.co/KI6Xx6LMk7
@SkyAnushka: Tories 18% of non-white vote in 2010 is worse than Mitt Romney in 2012 #CPC14 #brightblue http://t.co/ZvoirHxRWC
@IPPR_NickP: forming coalition with Lib-Dems harder for either Tories or Labour after election. #CPC14 #brightblue http://t.co/gMJOL0yBup
Nick’s blog addresses the main political and policy issues of the day, from the heart of progressive thinking in Britain
Populist parties with charismatic leaders increasingly claim the mantra of authenticity and popular representation, eschewing responsible government. The era of the ‘transformative leader’, if it ever existed, looks long gone.
Notes on populists and political leaders