Disquiet as Theresa May joins Zimbabwe’s Mugabe in demanding media be patriotic

Pride's Purge

A senior member of Theresa May’s cabinet has demanded broadcasters such as the BBC and Channel 4 be “more patriotic”.

Senior Tory cabinet member Andrea Leadsom suggested Newsnight’s Emily Maitlis was being unpatriotic for questioning the Tory government’s position on the Brexit negotiations:

It seems Theresa May’s minority government is becoming so desperate, she’s decided to take a leaf out of Mugabe’s book:

Zimbabwe minister calls on media to be patriotic

Not to mention Putin’s Russia

and of course North Korea.

What we are seeing is no less than the last desperate days of a chaotic, unstable government falling apart before our very eyes.

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