• Half the adult population is now on state support

  • They are comfortable but fearful

  • and insist it would be worse without lockdown

but ...

  • Two million added to benefits

  • Gov borrowing means decades of tax rises and inflation

  • Economy is an inverted pyramid resting on small number of profitable enterprises.

  • Pensions lose their value and savings are inflated away.

  • Government must raise taxes but cannot pay public sector

  • Students working off debts their whole lives​

  • Businesses are going under and mass unemployment looms

  • Yet Government dares not admit it took a wrong turn

  • And many think the priority is to clap for the NHS

  • While we commit economic suicide

How could this possibly happen? How did this happen? David Starkey puts it all into context in superb interview: