The Long 1980s

The Frost Report

But if the rhetoric from Truss and Shapps on the unions is like an 80s throwback, so too is the rhetoric on the Union. In an extraordinary intervention this week the architect of the magnificent Brexit project, David Frost, doubled-down on the new normal of muscular unionism. The days of love-bombing are long-gone. In an unhinged piece in the Telegraph (‘The SNP has to be defeated, not appeased‘) he wrote: “The SNP has to be defeated, not appeased. It would be a humiliation if the UK were to be broken up by the Nationalists. It would also be immoral.”

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Mike Small

Mike Small

Venture Communism | Degrowth | Twilight Sci-fi | Generalism