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Make Britain Great Again! First, though, the sacrifices…

Deep in our human consciousness is a memory handed down from generation to generation for thousands of years. It is that to propitiate our gods, whoever they may be, it’s necessary to sacrifice something valuable on their altars. This will persuade the god to look favourably on the giver and be good to him. Gods could shape Fate, so to make a sacrifice, part of an act of worship supervised by priests, was a necessary ritual.

I believe that this folk memory of necessary sacrifice to keep oneself safe has surfaced again in the unconscious of British people today, and affects …

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Integrating the party’s Eurosceptics

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  • User AvatarPeter Martin 17th Oct - 6:02pm
    What has happened was entirely predictable. I don't hold any brief for TM but the current situation would have been just the same whoever was...
  • User AvatarDavid-1 17th Oct - 5:28pm
    James Pugh: "I've... been a private tutor..." That's just it. A private tutor. You are not operating a business open to the public. You are...
  • User AvatarIan Smith 17th Oct - 5:13pm
    Is Mr. Clegg proposing we remain in the EU come what may or only so long as we are happy with arrangements? Given the latter,...
  • User AvatarPeter Kemp 17th Oct - 5:04pm
    Stand as a Liberal Democrat :)
  • User AvatarBernard Aris 17th Oct - 3:24pm
    Jettens pro-Remain intervention in the Commons followed other D66 Brexit initiatives. At our Autumn Conference we adopted a motion, striving to enable second generation Dutch...
  • User AvatarDavid Franks 17th Oct - 2:47pm
    thank you, we have been asking for party press releases for ages. please do keep them coming. we can dump the ones we do not...