In response to a poster who contributed to this debate.
Good article – now we just need statues of Orwell and Churchill to be put outside the houses of parliament!
– RussN , London, 05/4/2013 10:16
Could we not have Kipling?
And I’m not sure we’ve had a proper Conservative Party for a number of decades. Look at Margaret Thatcher’s voting record on ‘liberal’ issues. Fiscally conservative, maybe but morally and socially Conservative? I think not.
Mick Philpott’s children were living in moral squalor and yet this country made him into some kind of circus freak show. That should be the issue being discussed here, not how much they cost.
Bystander apathy on a national scale.