"On any objective basis, this government has done more to reinforce and strengthen liberty than any since the war." This from a government which has the DNA of over half a million innocent children stored in its criminal database, and hands over suspects for rendition to torture camps.
In order to justify his ludicrous views, he creates a straw man to knock down - namely that 'there was no golden age of liberty'. Sadly, the extent of New Labour's control-freakism makes the1980s under Thatcher, or indeed any preceding time, look like a golden age.
You're not kidding anyone, Jack, so take your ID card, DNA database and warrantless searches and fuck off.