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    The way it's looking now, the clock is ticking for the UK. It will soon be dead.

    I have been inspired by Trump's campaign in the US, and have been thinking on who could make Britain great again.

    But I could think of not a single person in British politics who even remotely fits the bill.

    Who do you think could turn this country around?
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    The people.


    A leader does not make the change, they are a figurehead for the changes made by the population.


    The better question, though, is how do you propose making it great again?
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    (Original post by Drewski)
    The people.


    A leader does not make the change, they are a figurehead for the changes made by the population.


    The better question, though, is how do you propose making it great again?
    What I am hoping for is for the 'Conservative party' to split. Then what could emerge is a proper conservative party that would represent actual conservative values.

    I am convinced that a true Conservative party is what we need.
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    The Lib Dems. Their policies are rational, fair and based on real evidence.
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    (Original post by Drewski)
    The people.


    A leader does not make the change, they are a figurehead for the changes made by the population.


    The better question, though, is how do you propose making it great again?
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    If Danniel Hannon and Douglas Carswell came together to recreate the old Whigs party; that would be the dream
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    (Original post by Phoebe Buffay)
    The way it's looking now, the clock is ticking for the UK. It will soon be dead.

    I have been inspired by Trump's campaign in the US, and have been thinking on who could make Britain great again.

    But I could think of not a single person in British politics who even remotely fits the bill.

    Who do you think could turn this country around?
    You. And me.
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    (Original post by JordanL_)
    The Lib Dems. Their policies are rational, fair and based on real evidence.
    Interesting..you know I think history will be kinder to the lib dems than the public were in the last election. But who would lead the charge?
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    (Original post by JordanL_)
    The Lib Dems. Their policies are rational, fair and based on real evidence.
    What's a lib dem?
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    (Original post by The_Dragon_)
    If Danniel Hannon and Douglas Carswell came together to recreate the old Whigs party; that would be the dream
    I think both of those two are too far on the left to be honest.

    (Original post by Supersaps)
    You. And me.
    It's tempting you know.
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    Boris Johnson.
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    (Original post by JordanL_)
    The Lib Dems. Their policies are rational, fair and based on real evidence.
    how was joining a coalition with the conservatives "rational"? and what evidence-based policies justify their left wing economic policies when economists are generally much against keynesianism/socialism?
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    Put me in charge and everything will be just dandy!
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    Richard Branson? :dontknow:
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    (Original post by Phoebe Buffay)
    I think both of those two are too far on the left to be honest.



    It's tempting you know.
    Both have them have questioned even the need for parliament; instead calling for online voting. You can't really get more libertarian than them
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    As wet as it may sound, a cultural shift that involves us being nicer to each other and rediscovering communal values again would go a long way.

    I swear many of us are far more self-centred and nastier than 15 years ago.
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    (Original post by Phoebe Buffay)
    Interesting..you know I think history will be kinder to the lib dems than the public were in the last election. But who would lead the charge?
    Well, it definitely wouldn't be Tim Farron. I hate to admit it, but I think he's been a weak leader so far.

    I really think Nick Clegg could turn things around for the UK. He was a strong, principled party leader. But obviously that won't happen.
    (Original post by AlmightyJesus)
    how was joining a coalition with the conservatives "rational"? and what evidence-based policies justify their left wing economic policies when economists are generally much against keynesianism/socialism?
    It was rational because it prevented a second election which the Tories would have won, therefore preventing a majority. They prevented 5 years ago what's happening now.

    Honestly, I haven't looked much into their economic policies. But I know that they support less austerity, and we know that austerity has failed. It's a different approach, but also less radical than the other options (Labour or Greens).
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    (Original post by stefano865)
    Richard Branson? :dontknow:
    This is actually a good idea, I'd vote for him.

    (Original post by Quantex)
    As wet as it may sound, a cultural shift that involves us being nicer to each other and rediscovering communal values again would go a long way.

    I swear many of us are far more self-centred and nastier than 15 years ago.
    I think it's just become more socially acceptable to be an ********. People haven't changed, they're just more likely to show their true colours.
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    Jeremy Clarkson and Rod Liddle
 
 
 
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