Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist
poliphilo

Now We Are Seven...

The last time the Labour party split there was a gang of five. This time it's a gang of seven.

Last time the members of the gang were a distinguished bunch. This time not so much. But then that could be said of our politicians in general.

The seven are claiming the centre ground- which means things as they were in the days of Tony Blair- though they fight shy of using that name because they know it's poison. It's clearer what they're against- Corbyn and his grungey brand of socialism- than what they're for.

They are hoping for more defections. They would rather like some Conservatives to join them- and perhaps they will. Both of the big political parties are in a frightful mess.

Last time nothing very much changed though it seemed that it might. This time....
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments