A powerful post about democracy – and how it is undermined and weakened by the very people who are supposed to uphold it.
Never mind whether you are for or against Brexit; the whole question of democracy itself is up for grabs here…
This is going to be one of those posts: an unpopular one on WordPress. I don’t care, I’m hungover but I have a few jumbled thoughts I want to put on my blog – because I’ve had enough. I’ve had it up to here with the insults, the slurs, the bullying – I’ve had it up to here with the utter contempt for democracy.
A lot of people still seem to be unable to differentiate between Europe and the European Union.
Those same people decided more than two and a half years ago that Leave voters were racists and bigots and they haven’t at all tried in all that time to listen to the actual reasons why some wanted to leave the EU. The short, easy and simple answer – by the way – is sovereignty. But nobody wants to hear that.
Leave voters have been abused, demonised, they’ve…
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