@wyliecoyoteuk @basil It's fortunate that you are both in a minority then although unless something brilliant happens between now and May 2024 I suspect we will have the likes of
🤣 🤣 🤣
All the consent bitching is not going to change anything. If Boris goes he will only be replaced given the Tories have just over 2yrs left. Labour is not going to make the same mistake as last time and call for a vote of no confidence. As for the other so-called parties, they're a joke and not even worth thinking about.
@wyliecoyoteuk @basil I cannot ever see that changing. I honestly thought Angela Raynor might be a contender until it was hammered home that all she knows is how to trot out the same old same old of the 70s' "Get the rich to pay for everything!" If only there was enough rich people or rich people's money in the UK to fulfil Labours "Spend, spend, spend." mentality.
I refuse to consider any other parties. We have a two-party system anything else is just hot air.
@dick_turpin @basil Actually, as ever, you ignore the facts.
Wealth in this country is concentrated in a few fa!ilies, and it has been getting worse since they owned the government.
The Tory party lost whatever integrity it had when it decided to become the Brexit party, and disposed of any free thinkers in its ranks. Much like the GOP in America has become the Trump party.
@wyliecoyoteuk @basil Meh, there's always ways to make money out of misery, sorrow and collapse. The thing to remember is, "Nobody ever got rich by working for somebody else." Taxing the rich to oblivion just like offering the NHS a blank cheque is not the answer. The solution has far more elements required than a simplistic naive view that "Money solves everything." it doesn't.
General purpose mastodon instance