Wolves of Westminster: Will the Government nanny the Blue Wall away?

Health charities, under the umbrella of the ‘Obesity Health Alliance’, can be found lobbying relentlessly for new taxes, new bans and new state interference of all kinds in the name of public health. Their undoubtedly well-intentioned manouevres miss the mark – they want to prevent heart disease and diabetes, and think restricting access to unhealthy foods is the way to accomplish that. But they simplify public health policy and fail to balance competing interests. They do not acknowledge the trade-offs involved.

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