Recent entry to parliament Zac Goldsmith (Conservative MP for Richmond and son of billionaire financier James Goldsmith) makes a fool of himself defending allegations that he broke election financing rules. Is this strategy something a spin-doctor recommended? If so is it a sign of things to come? It’s difficult to watch this and not worry that a new wave of Fox news-esque right-wing belligerence is going to manifest itself in the relation of British politicians to the media.
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