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GE2019 – the end of UK representative democracy part #168

The General Election 2019 (GE2019) outcome reconfirms the terminal decline of UK representative democracy and the capture of the UK state by Johnson’s ego and his ‘three-nation tory’ supporters. The problem is two of the nations are offshore, and the over-55 little-Englander xenophobes are a toxic minority whose supremacy can only hasten the break up of FKaUK…

Trust FKaUK to make the totally wrong choice!

The FK(a)UK’s Brexit hara-kiri tour October 2019 – stage one

A short visit to Estonia, Finland and Lithuania demonstrates that mid-size places places with a sensible identity – whether Lithuania or Lombardy; Estonia or Extremadura; Greater Helsinki or Hesse – offer a type of “right” scale and potentially the right culture for being the major intermediary mediator of global and local challenges. They are likely to be far more effective than large nation states with their own exceptionalism of delusional global ambitions based on race and (in our case Etonian) entitlement.

One class in Eton providing two of the three worst UK PMs in modern times

The Old Etonian revulsion of the last dark days of the UK…

There is little pleasure in this blog having anticipated the end of representative democracy as a credible system of political leadership and governance, in the face of the far right coup whose current face is de Pfeffel Johnson, resulting in the UK as a deeply dark failed state. It is worth providing a summary of where we are, though, as the resistance tries to launch a turnaround from the crisis…

Nothing more dystopic than Brexit Britain

Apocalypse Now in the Heart of the UK’s Darkness

Reading an interview with Francis Ford Coppola on the 40th anniversary of the release of Apocalypse Now brings to mind the absurd, deeply duplicitous, dark and savage place in which the UK finds itself approaching Brexit’s Halloween. The serial liars and sociopaths of the Johnson government are seeking to complete their far-right non-dom-led coup; assisting …

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