“The British ruling class obviously could not admit to themselves that their usefulness was at an end. They had to feel themselves true patriots, even while they plundered their countrymen. Clearly there was only one escape for them – into stupidity.”
George Orwell, 1941.
Let's remember where all this came from.
The media built Boris Johnson: he is its Frankenstien's monster, sewn together from laughter and lies.
It built Nigel Farage.
It built Jacob Rees-Mogg.
And the other killer clowns tearing this country apart.
is just the tip of the iceberg. The tories have catastrophically and illegally fast tracked covid contracts for their mates, while cutting funding for essential services.
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I've been on the media this morning so my accent and grammar are being critiqued.
I wasn't Eton educated, but growing up in Stockport I was taught integrity, honesty and decency.
Doesn't mater how you say it. Boris Johnson is unfit to lead.