- Sun Oct 07, 2018 5:11 pm
They don't. They represent greed, self-interest and fear. Fear of losing what they have and fear of the new/strange/different.
Even my 'best' Tory (my cousin) doesn't come close to a socialist for social awareness and responsibility, though he tries. He isn't quite such a conformist as most, and he's no fan of the present leadership. But he sees his politics as linked to his economic status in a way that I never would.
The pain broke me, brotherhood relieved me, and from my wounds sprang a river of freedom. (Paul Dorey)
Inscription on the Mémorial de la Paix, Caen.
How soon we forget.