Boris Johnson There should not be a political unicorn, not even a mythical creature, and the iron laws of politics still apply. But despite all the lies, issues and misconceptions, the British Prime Minister is still, and is more successful than ever. Or is that why?
To George Schindler, SPIEGEL reporter in London and guest speaker on this episode “Eight billion”, Which is due to Johnson’s uniqueness: it makes him more credible as a modern professional politician. Schindler says, “People know that Johnson is a serial liar and prostitute, and you get the impression that the majority say,‘ I would take the honest villain better than the best coral sweetheart, the solution of a singularity, I don’t know its inner workings. < «
However, Johnson’s victory was mainly limited to his home country of England. That became clear in the recent elections. In Wales His Conservative Party was left out despite gains from its main rival, the Labor Party. And inside Scotland The ruling party SNP missed out on an absolute majority by a landslide. Prime Minister Nicola Sturgeon knows a political majority behind their plans for a new one Scottish referendum – A unicorn with its official “national animal”.
“If Scotland becomes independent, the United Kingdom will no longer exist, and if Scotland is the first domino to fall, a referendum will soon be held in Northern Ireland,” says George Schindler.
Which unicorn has the best cards in the upcoming political poker for the unity of Great Britain, especially why Boris Johnson Brexit victory Speaking for Scotland’s independence, when independence is voted in Scotland, in the episode “Eight Billion” you will hear: