The Force is [not] strong with this one…

A lot will be written about Britain’s vote and how it was a statement from people, left, right and centre, who feel excluded from decision-making and who feel they have no voice in how their lives are run from distant, detached powers.

David Cameron, that skilled magician

First things first, opinion polls failed miserably. After several weeks and months forecasting head-to-head results, the Conservatives elected almost 100 MPs more than Labour (despite a similar number of votes, particularities of a first-past-the-post system). Secondly, while the Tories’ victory will keep the prospect of…

Lies, deceit, creating mistrust are their ways

One of the major difficulties our democracies come across is that quite a few times, the voice that is most listened to is the loudest and the most aggressive. The one field which endlessly bashes its opponents and reduces them to the lowest common denominator…