Originally Posted by BlackEagle
Trouble with the political parties over here (there are 3-4 major parties) is that they are all tarred with the same brush. They have the same views, to all intents and purposes. All are liberal, even the conservatives. There are differences among the parties, but none in the areas that matter to me. All too frequently they will come up with candidate promises that get pushed under the carpet once elected.
Any truely conservative candidates would be either ignored or crucified by the media.
But there needs to be a real difference between fighting for traditional values and pushing the liberal agenda, especially in the political arena. In the UK and in the US.
And I suppose a few people (with lots of money) are pulling the levers which make the circus go round and round?