Cowardice is the key facet of British politics and of British political journalism

Originally posted on ducksoap:
An adequate politician needs courage to have enough confidence to address a difficult situation and seek a solution.  An adequate political journalist needs courage to have enough confidence to provide full investigation and analysis of politicians’ acts and words.  Intellectual courage is necessary; a politician or political journalist needs to trust their capacity…

In these days of evil, we are so much better than this.

The Tories treat us worse than animals, why are we debating their policies at all? Is it because we are now so used to being beaten and treated like shit and are so abject we can’t even see the depths of debasement we have been driven to? I have of late been been feeling so […]