“We are not doing celebrity, personality, abusive politics – we are doing ideas. This is about hope.” – Jeremy Corbyn
From the perspective of the establishment there has to exist within the minds of the majority belief in an open and fair democratic process married to a free and rigorous media that unflinchingly examines this democratic process.
As far as the State is concerned, perception and faith are the bedrocks of their successful uninterrupted and unquestioned continuation. But fewer and fewer among us still have any semblance of faith or indeed trust in the either the political establishment or the media.
In fact, I would venture most people believe it’s a rigged-game; and rigged at our expense.
The existence of this perception is, of course, not entirely new; but the sheer scale of perception among vast swathes of the population most certainly is.
Surely we have to ask: “What happens…
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