Into the final week we go

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I thought I might regret deciding not to keep writing daily about this general election. I thought I might regret the opportunity to really engage with it and go deep into the ideas and themes shaping it.

I really, really, don’t.

This does feel like the worst election of my lifetime, and we haven’t even got to the results yet. This could of course just be a factor of everything looking worse…

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Former academic and politician, working out what comes next. https://linktr.ee/nickbarlow Support: https://medium.com/@nick-barlow/membership

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Former academic and politician, working out what comes next. https://linktr.ee/nickbarlow Support: https://medium.com/@nick-barlow/membership

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