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Protect us!

For all that has been said or written about the Brexit-Trump ‘Off with their heads!’ phenomenon (coming to your local democracy soon) one basic factor stands out. As most voters would agree, the prime duty of the state is to … Continue reading

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Right versus Left

Democracies always seem to conform to the traditional divide between Left and Right,  progressives versus conservatives, with varying levels of antipathy. The Left calls the Right brutal and stupid.  The Right calls the Left naive and profligate.

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