The Staggers 20 July 2011 Web Only: the best of the blogs The five must-read blogs from today, including the back-door privatisation of the NHS. Print HTML 1. Clegg promised no back-door privatisation of NHS. But new white paper opens the front door At False Economy, Richard Blogger says that the Open Public Services white paper has paved the way for the privatisation of the NHS. 2. Tom Watson's letter to David Cameron: how will the PM explain this? The Telegraph's Daniel Knowles asks why Cameron ignored Tom Watson's warnings about Andy Coulson last October. 3. How to save blue Labour from itself Over at Total Politics, Sunder Katwala responds to Dan Hodge's NS post about the end of Blue Labour. 4. Osborne lets public bank bonuses rip, despite right's obsession with public sector pay Left Foot Forward's Will Straw says new statistics underline the capitulation by the government on bank bonuses. 5. Ed Miliband ends the Baldwin controversy FT Westminster's Kiran Stacey notes that the Labour leader has effectively killed off questions about his press secretary. › New Statesman cover | 25 July 2011 From only £1 a week Subscribe More Related articles Will George Osborne soften the tax credit cuts for low-earners? The free market? There's no such thing Where do Labour go from here?