The real reason populism is winning…

There's a common thread going round the interwebs at the moment, in relation to the sudden upsurge of right-wing populism we've seen in Brexit, Trump and the possibility of a Le Pen presidency in France. That thread says that it's mostly the fault of the left, ignoring the concerns of ordinary working people by insisting …

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The Tories and Brexit – The middle of the wedge

I didn't sleep last night. It wasn't sickness or stress. It wasn't that I wasn't tired (I really was). It wasn't that my bed was uncomfortable. I was angry. Really bloody angry. I get frustrated, fed up, a bit cheesed off or even snappy at times. Rarely, however, do I feel real anger about anything. …

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