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Vince Cable: Britain needs a progressive, credible party

Canada, France and Ireland prove there is an appetite for progressive politics—it's up to the Liberal Democrats to provide it here

By Vince Cable  

Tyre marks and the smell of burning rubber have been spotted in Whitehall this week. On this occasion it has not been due to some stunt by Top Gear, but instead some dramatic u-turns by Theresa May.

Despite being elected (just) only two weeks ago, the Conservative party has already dropped significant parts of its manifesto: from a vote on fox hunting through to creating more grammar schools—not to mention its “dementia tax”…

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