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Ladybird Libertarians: Dan Hannan, Paddington and the pernicious impact of 1970s children’s literature on Brexit thinking.8 min read
How 1970s kids books formed the intellectual basis for Brexit. In essence “Ladybird books” were a kind of propaganda but we never noticed — and a lot of people still haven’t. (Warning: “May contain Dan Hannans.”)
There is a strong argument for why appointments should be apolitical, and unwittingly former Tory MEP Daniel Hannan has hit on it.
Read again this exclusive piece by Professor Chris Grey on the pro-Brexit bias at the BBC.