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History Repeats Itself, or The Decline and Fall of the Tory Empire

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“A possible future: The city of London is sacked by barbarian hordes. As a priest watches from the steps of St Paul’s, a burly Brixtonian drags David Cameron away from his wife Samantha. “

Did you know that the fall of the Roman Empire began when its richest citizens decided not to pay their taxes anymore and withdrew to their private estates? Public services were divided up and sold off, and the bulk of the tax burden was placed on the poor, who were in no position to pay up.

via Vox Political- read the full post here- History Repeats Itself, or The Decline and Fall of the Tory Empire.

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