Saturday, August 13, 2011

new labour and the riots

new labour's chickens have come home to roost. The nanny state gone mad has fostered a generation of entitled children who haven no respect or empathy. Even now the rioters see themselves as victims. Though there are still a few good parents.

The rioters who have rampaged through the streets of Britain over the past seven days were the children of Tony Blair. Many of them were born under Tony Blair. They went to school under Tony Blair. They learnt their system of savage values and greed under Tony Blair. They are the product of the policies of Tony Blair.
So what happened? What explains the savage irony that New Labour, a movement that was supposed to do so much good, created instead so much evil and despair? This is the urgent question that David Cameron, Nick Clegg and Ed Miliband must each try to answer as they get to grips with the horror of last week.

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