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If Cameron’s such a muscular liberal, why is he afraid of a fight?

By Jamie Bartlett  

No Mr Tough Guy: Does David Cameron's government offer an illiberal defence of liberal values?

David Cameron used to call himself a liberal Conservative. In his recent multiculturalism speech, he promoted himself to something sexier: a ‘muscular liberal.’ For all the complaints about his efforts in Munich, I have yet to meet anyone who doesn’t claim that they, too, are a muscular liberal. But what exactly does it mean? The Prime Minister thinks it is someone who actively promotes liberal values of tolerance, freedom, and democracy.

I am not sure…

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