Friday, 6th March 2015

by Joshua Gaskell

‘Never lose sight of the fundamental principle of all propaganda, the constant repetition of the most effective arguments’. So said Joseph Goebbels. With two months to go before the general election, both Labour and the Tories are straining to adhere to that maxim. The results would be painful enough to listen to even without their having – to my ears – confused the most effective arguments with the least.