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Illiberal Undemocrats say ‘boll**ks’ to the people in the name of ‘liberalism’ and ‘democracy’

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Britain in 2019 presents a topsy-turvy political landscape straight out of a Gilbert and Sullivan Savoy Opera. ‘Conservatives’ who don’t conserve anything. ‘Luxury communists’ who oppose communism. And Liberal Democrats who aren’t very liberal, or very democratic.

The Lib Dem conference had to be seen to be believed – and even then it was scarcely believable.

First, there was the party’s decision to cancel Brexit, without even a second referendum.

In saying ‘Boll**ks’ to Brexit, and pledging to scrap Article 50 on their ‘first day in power’ – if that ever happens – the Lib Dems are effectively saying ‘Boll**ks’ to the 17.4 million people who, rightly or wrongly, voted to leave the European Union in 2016, a large percentage of whom were working class and/or elderly.

The policy could perhaps have been mitigated by a clear statement that the party understood the reason why people voted for Brexit. But no. Party sources even confirmed to the Daily Mirror that the Lib Dems would ignore the result of any second referendum if Leave won again. So, it really doesn’t matter how many time Britons express their desire to leave the EU, the Lib Dems will just ignore it. All in the name of ‘liberalism’ and ‘democracy.’

You see, the Lib Dems know much better than the 70 percent of over 55s in classes ‘D’ and ‘E,’ and the 60 percent of the unemployed who voted Leave. They’re........

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