Reading Time: 7 minutes Right wing populism is quickly emerging as a new dominant political discourse. It is radically re-constituting the uneven field of politics on which ideological battles are fought. Right-wing demagogues use a diversified repertoire of rhetorical tools to not only temporarily acquire dominance but to disaggregate frozen beliefs and re-configure them. To analyse this process of re-constitution, this article uses the vocabulary provided by George Orwell in his seminal book “1984”.
Reading Time: 5 minutes The Tory victory in the UK general election 2019 is primarily caused by the Labour Party’s failure to capitalise on the people’s demand for Brexit.
Reading Time: 3 minutes The new Brexit deal marketed by Boris Johnson and the British ruling classes is nothing but Theresa May’s old data with new border norms over North Ireland.