The Tories won’t stand for selfish, feckless people – unless they’re rich | Deborah Orr

By: Juliet
On: Friday, 17 January, 2014

Gerald Howarth says we should be more judgmental of parents who split up and cost the tax payer billions, but ignores the antisocial selfishness that goes on higher up the social ladder

Sir Edward Leigh, Conservative MP for Gainsborough, has some strong words to say about the selfish way people in Britain behave today. A view, he declared, “has grown up that people are happiest if they are totally liberated. It is about ‘me’. We are told Britain has changed and we have to accept it, but don’t we have a responsibility to speak out for what’s right?”

Alas, Sir Edward is …read more

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