Earning political capital from a dreadful tragedy

20th June 2016 5

There is a rule, for troubled times, that I would see adopted en masse. I think I would formulate it as follows: Be most wary, and most critical, of those who implore you not to politicise a tragedy. Two things seem, to me at least, to be invariably true. First, people who make that request (or demand) are always quickest … [Read on]