Covid-19 & Politics
Total 5 Posts
The threat of disease changes how people behave to minimise the risk of infection – and can even influence their political preferences.
Whilst they intend to deny people their rights to financial security, pensions, health, and welfare services, the Conservatives in government organised a VIP channel for cronies to access government contracts and gain billions on the public purse during the pandemic.
A case study in the art of planting seeds and setting traps. This was as much about the future of Dominic Cummings – who can’t pull the trigger but can help direct the gun – as it was about the government’s response to COVID.
The pandemic is not over yet, but these world leaders have already cemented their place in history for failing to effectively combat the deadly coronavirus. Some of them didn’t even really try.
There will be 17 parties in the 150-seat parliament – and the radical right holds more of them than ever.