What I saw in Committee A was the triumph of Tony Blair’s modernity over liberty.
Read it and weep. Then dry your eyes and do something about it. Write to your mp, registering your displeasure. Blog in the hope that other ppl will do the same. Talk to ppl at work. Start a petition. Whatever else you do, don’t just let it pass you by.
There is little point fighting specific legislation that will affect minorities when laws are approaching that will curtail us all. Liberty is important. Self-determination is important. Democracy is important – but to do the will of the ppl, not perform some mythical best for them. We do not need to be looked after, each and every one of us does that for ourselves and our families, and we have the Human Rights to do that.
Stand up for them.