If Labour installs him as its leader, the party will complete its transition to an authoritarian party of the populist right. It will mean riots at home; new wars abroad. There will be imprisonment without trial, a massive increase in police powers, curbs on immigration.
This must not happen. If Reid becomes leader, I will be voting for David Cameron.
Friday, September 29, 2006
Ian Macwhirter on John Reid
The Herald and Sunday Herald journalist writes on Comment is Free: