KIM PHILBY’S OBSERVATION OF UK DEMOCRACY WAS CORRECT

April 2015

As we approach the 2015 General Election this observation by Philby is as relevant today as it was when he made it.

“The fact that a supposedly sophisticated electorate had been stampeded by the cynical propaganda of the day threw serious doubt on the validity of the assumptions underlying parliamentary democracy as a whole.” – British Superspy for the Soviets Kim Philby (1912-1988), explaining his reasons for becoming a Communist instead of turning to the Labour Party

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