A coalition of Conservative chaos is now hostage to Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party after a snap election in which the right-wing British media chose to paint Jeremy Corbyn as an IRA terrorist sympathiser.
In Britain the term “Lost Generation” was originally used for those who died in World War I.
The infamous Conservative March 2016 budget was to capture ‘the next generations’ and control their cognitive map. Most people judge others using their own value system. The British, in general, are a reasonable, tolerant, decent bunch. The problem with reasonable, tolerant and decent people is they can miss Machiavellian moves when they have to scrutinise somebody.
The rush into economic progress has made us happy, healthy and contented. But IKEA thinks we may have reached saturation point.
The language we use is telling. We don’t ever ‘lead decline’ or ‘manage success’. We do the opposite.
The populist career politician shyed away from this when the going got tough…
An accepted view in politics and the media:is a professional class of ‘experts’ are far better at commentary…