Post People: Lone ranger’s lessons for British politicians
PUBLISHED: 12:00 15 February 2015
Author Winston Payne is a member of the Barking and Dagenham Chamber of Commerce, where he offers his views. He gives Seb Murphy-Bates an insight into his views on politics
“I go to meetings to inform them – I have a lot to offer because I have seen so much.
“I’m a communicator. By showing respect, I’m able to interact.
“I haven’t seen anyone like me. I move about – almost like a lone ranger.
“My book, Britain on the Ropes: Revolution and Redemption is about European migration, social cohesion and education.
“I said Brown has taken the British public on a one-way ticket to permanent oblivian.
“I asked: ‘Even if we have a recovery – who’s going to recover?’
“David Cameron always talks about recovery – he should go to the high street and see the businesses closing.
“He spoke about a record number of start-ups but a lot of this is not down to him.
“These are people who have been on the scrapheap trying to survive.
“In summer I’ll start a book about Ukraine as politicians are not learning the lessons of the past – Iraq is far worse than it was.
“They talked about removing Assad – he wasn’t just fighting his own people: he was fighting terrorism too.
“But Israel is able to do what it wants – this radicalises people the world over.”
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