IIt is difficult to say whether our Prime Minister is thoughtful. Of course, he doesn’t give that impression. He likes to move on to the next big idea.
In the coming months, emergence will level off largely. By now, a government paper was due detailing what it meant, what the label implied. That was delayed – it was rubbish, apparently.
But politics has not disappeared. Far from it. It’s repeated ad nauseam across Whitehall without anyone having a clue what they’re talking about.