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With some people, there is no room for dissent. They attack anyone they perceive as a threat to them. You are either with them or their extreme enemy.
My research shows that when politicians use hate speech, it is not just empty rhetoric or political theater: Domestic terrorism increases, in the US and in other countries.
The British press ignored the millions of deaths from HIV/Aids in Africa for far too long.
Now is the chance for MPs to show what a strong, selfless Parliamentary Democracy can do and restore the people’s trust in politics in a post-Truth, post-Brexit, and post-Covid world.
Germany, New Zealand and Taiwan share a common trait beyond having women in the top job.
Political messaging may be harder if citizens demand accuracy and experts. Boasts will not just win headlines and disappear. They will echo and haunt.
At times of high tension, governments can be cornered into making mistakes by responding to the wrong pressures.