Marx

The First Time as Tragedy, the Second Time as Farage

Peter Thompson | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK Politics
Peter Thompson

The first time as tragedy, the second time as Farage It may be that we have seen the high point of UKIP already come and go, but somehow I doubt it. ...

The First Time as Tragedy, the Second Time as Farage

Peter Thompson | Posted 11.05.2014 | UK Politics
Peter Thompson

It is always dangerous to draw direct political parallels of course and Karl Marx himself recognised this when he said that history does indeed repeat itself; the first time as tragedy, the second time as farce. This time maybe we have to say that history is again repeating itself; this time as Farage.

Walking Around London

Chris T-T | Posted 29.09.2012 | Home
Chris T-T

William Blake the printer tromps endlessly around London, stout and baby faced like a grimy, windswept William Hague.

...Then as Farce

Gregory Dash | Posted 31.05.2012 | UK Politics
Gregory Dash

"Hegel remarks somewhere that all great world-historic facts and personages appear, so to speak, twice. He forgot to add: the first time as tragedy, t...