Is democracy dead? Are you bothered? Am I?

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Please click to express yourselfThere are a few simple truths at the heart of our disillusion with politics & politicians No political party has dared to tell us that we can’t afford to pay for all our pensions, the NHS,

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EU & our MPs +1, We the people -17,400,000

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Please click to express yourself Utter fiasco Yet another humiliation for what was Great Britain Unbelievable naivety from those who lead us Pathetic capitulation Financial incompetence from those who never had to actually make money Supercilious disregard for 500 years

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My last post on Brexit; even I can take no more

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Please click to express yourselfIt is not about you MPs – it is about the 17.4 million of us! The sight of those silly school girls & boys skipping down the road away from their political parties was just sickening.

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Brexit, echoes of PeterLoo & referenda

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Please click to express yourselfMPs are now so disconnected from the public that the current situation echoes events just prior to PeterLoo* in 1819. I saw the film PeterLoo last Friday and the political & economic similarities are hard to miss. Parliament

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The Brexit smokescreen unmasked & let’s see more of …

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Please click to express yourselfA short constitutional overview A referendum is the most powerful democratic tool we have. It is, and was in 2016, a direct call to ” we the people ” to have our say. But our confused

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Brexit on Theresa May’s terms would be the worst of all worlds

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Please click to express yourselfI am quoting Daniel Hannan an MEP writing in the Telegraph (on-line) a few days ago. Daniel is a Conservative MEP and someone who has been very critical of the EU’s systemic hypocrisy, inefficiency and financial

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