The website Liberal Conspiracy argues that Alan Milburn is an ideological turncoat who should be expelled from the Labour Party.
Why? He’s taken a job advising the coalition government on social mobility. And that’s contrary to a very important political tradition:
Honest, virtuous, decent tribalism
Do readers agree that loyalty to an organisation should always trump political principle?
And if so, what is one to make of Liberal Conspiracy editor Sunny Hundal’s political promiscuity?
June 2008: vote Tory, May 2010: vote Lib Dem, August 2010: join Labour!