Economic violence inflicted on the UK during times of crisis is a right wing libertarian tactic as old as the hills. In the 80's Charles Koch used his wealth to foment 'division, argue for limited Govt, lower corporate taxes, cripple public spending and…
deregulate environmental protections and workers rights. You see the pattern here? The Tories goal post Brexit is for total reform and 'anarcho-totalitarianism', the reshaping of the entire countries economy and culture. Lawbreaking, relentless corruption and endless lies,
a Govt in permanent campaign mode, forever dangling the 'Global Britain carrot' the 'Brexit Opportunities' the 'We're the best at everything in the world' fueled by the demonising of the other that goes hand in hand with Libertarian zealotry; the evil EU, 'the enemy within'
lefties, do-gooders, the 'woke brigade', the LGBTQ community, environmentalists, nurses, doctors, teachers, intellectuals, artists, journalists, writers, judges, the working classes, people of colour, those on UC, the disabled, anyone who isn't minted to the gills.
In 2009 Charles Koch net worth was $14billion, by Jan 2022 it's $61billion. Dido Harding spent £37billion of public money ($50billion) on a Track and Trace app that didn't work. Can you recall a time when astronomical sums of UK public money were so easily pilfered? #libertarian
The sinister forces behind Johnson's jolly persona are cementing the UK's political future as an untrustworthy Eurosceptic authoritarian rogue nation at the beck and call of business tycoons during a time of global instability and multiple crises.
Steve Bakers Net Zero Scrutiny Group, the ERG/CRG, the IEA, the Tax Payers Alliance all up to their eyeballs with admiration for Ayn Rand, Friedrich Hayek, Milton Friedman, James Buchanan, Doctor Barbara Kolm, Peter Thiel, Grover Norquist, Viktor Orban, Bolsonaro and hundreds of
globally networked right wing libertarian think tanks. All these people and organizations are far right lunatics exerting and operating with untrammeled power and influence, they absolutely are responsible for overtly investing in Russia's political and financial meddling in
Europe. Now it's about to explode and you can guarantee those same people will never apologise, never show a shred of remorse, never admit their mistakes, they'd rather see more people die and embrace a shrinking of the population if that meant their wealth would increase.

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Feb 20
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Rees-Mogg will ensure that deregulation is set in UK law allowing corporations to avoid having to deal with workers rights, bypassing EU safety standards and protectionism. Think about the effects this will have on surrounding communities and towns, they will rot from the
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