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Thursday, December 04, 2008
Me, Jacqui and the Stasi
A correspondent emails to ask if we can get a clue as to Jacqui Smith's approach to civil liberties by the fact that she studied the politics and history of East Germany at Oxford in the mid 1980s.
I think not. If only because I also studied the politics and history of East Germany in the mid 1980s as part of my degree. Albeit at the University of Easy Access East Anglia. Never did me any harm.