Tuesday 17 October 2017

Politicians' promises risk our democracy

The politician's promise is a fairly discredited commodity by now. We are more savvy, less easily taken in. The politician's promise was long on politics and short on implementation.

The new Government committed to a new politics. A significant majority took them at their word.

However, the politician's promise still seems to be alive and well. Equality provides the latest example.

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