Wednesday, April 14, 2010

Article on UK Labour Party's Manifesto

Labour's election manifesto contains 66 references to the word 'future.' Just two mentions of "achievements" and 4 references to the government's 'record.' This from a party in power for three consecutive terms? Just two achievements and only four items on the record to be proud of? Clearly, this is a party seeking to run from its past by trying to sell a rosy future. Somewhat like a snake oil salesman. And, like snake oil, there is very little original or appealing in this manifesto.

Read more here.