An ideological crusade?

The severe austerity measures introduced by David Cameron’s cabinet have shocked the Brits, caused havoc and student protest and raised skeptical criticism from economists. Did the Tory-LibDem government carry out the cuts because it had to or because it wanted to? Was it out of a patriotic necessity or a political choice? A story that asked whether the Conservatives and Liberal Democrats had undertaken an ideological crusade.
Published in Suomen Kuvalehti in 2011. To read the full story in Finnish, go HERE.

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