The reactionary liberalism of Tim Farron

Yesterday, my Facebook feed did the one thing it’s good at and reminded me of an anniversary. July 16th 2015 was the day the Liberal Democrat leadership election concluded and Tim Farron was announced as the party’s new leader. I don’t think any of us expected the five years that followed, not least that the party would now be in the midst of its third leadership election after that one, or that he would be marking the…