Your Country Needs…Someone

British Conservatives see themselves as on-deck captains steering the country through rough seas. They have expertise, they know the route and they are in command. And yet, the comedy of errors which unfolded in Manchester yesterday speaks volumes. The Chancellor of the Exchequer handing the Prime Minister cough sweets on stage; a prankster issuing that … Continue reading Your Country Needs…Someone

The Macron Delusion

It was reported this week that the new French President, Emmanuel Macron, spent 26,000 Euros on makeup during his first three months in office. This is concrete evidence of a political culture in the West which values the superficial - and that is why the modern phenomenon of “Fake News” is so un-surprising. People see … Continue reading The Macron Delusion