Focusing on unpopular policies and unpopular people is an odd approach, to say the least, to political strategy. And yet that’s what we’ve seen this week.
First, here’s a little comparison between Labour and the Liberal Democrats:
Plus of course:
All of which helps explain why Labour’s tactics in the last week weren’t so smart:
Indeed, more generally – focusing on unpopular things doesn’t make for smart political strategy:
But there are some good things in politics, such as in Sheffield: