After a miserable decade of austerity and inequality, how did the Tories get re-elected?

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How Britain voted 2019 age-01

Voting preferences according to age in the 2019 general election.

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George Monbiot’s view

George Monbiot says:  “Something has changed: not just in the UK and the US, but in many parts of the world. A new politics, funded by oligarchs, built on sophisticated cheating and provocative lies, using dark ads and conspiracy theories on socialmedia, has perfected the art of persuading the poor to vote for the interests of the very rich. We must understand what we are facing, and the new strategies required to resist it.

“When the…

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