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The rise of the celebrity as politician

As trust in Westminster continues to fall, the nation is finding other heroes. What does that tell us about where power really lies?

By Joanna George  

Most of us know what the role and purpose of a politician is. In case you didn’t know, or maybe you just forgot their role amidst the unsatisfying frenzy of Brexit, a global pandemic and the Cummings and goings of certain people (excuse the pun) within the political order, let me remind you. A politician is elected by their constituents…

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