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If I ruled the world: John Lydon

The world needs an idealist—but not an anarchist

© paul Heartfield

I would dive straight into the task of being world ruler and see which way the wind blew inside my head. I would be a happy-go-lucky leader with a love of all people and ideas, no matter how divergent or different. My first rule is that there would be no one leader and society would be structured around a system of open debate. I wrote a song for my last album called “Selfish Rubbish.” I wrote the first line in the style of Spike…

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