GEN
Published in

GEN

Britain’s Populist Death Spiral

The U.K. risks getting trapped in a self-perpetuating cycle that drives voters and politicians further and further to the right

Photo: Leon Neal/Getty

BBritish news has been gripped by the rather bizarre process of the governing Conservative party choosing a new leader. It was always likely to be Boris Johnson, the former mayor of London, but to…

--

--

--

What matters now. A publication from Medium about politics, power, and culture.

Recommended from Medium

Nothing but Politics: The Republicans’ Donald Trump Problem.

Torn nation: Political Parties, Guns and Racism

The Trump Cabinet’s War on Children: Mulvaney Slashes Kids (Part II)

How Mainstream Media Helps to Commodify The Agenda of Hate

District Attorney Krasner Announces Charges Following Unintentional Shooting Death of 9-Year-Old

Three Muslim Women, At Least One Of Them Bloodied, Called Police on Imran Awan

6 November, 2020

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Tobias Stone

Tobias Stone

Writing about politics, history, and society. Also at www.tswriting.substack.com, www.tswriting.co, @ts_writing

More from Medium

Why Ukraine Matters

Dangerous Days

How Do Nuclear Weapons Actually Work?

Why was Andrew Johnson President?