ET, the Extra Terrestrial wrote:
Excellent article, Roy. I had heard the news about Ms. Cox' death earlier in the day. Absolutely tragic. From the little I've read about her she seems to have been an exemplary person in both her public and private life. Many of the points raised in the article are equally applicable on my side of the pond. I'll be passing it along.
I don't expect anyone will listen.
Think this is also worth a listen - LBC presenter James O’Brien gave a monologue on his radio show this morning, perfectly capturing the sentiments of many across the UK. As with Roy's article, many things also applicable the other side of the pond:
As an example:
Convince me if you can, that political debate in Britain in the last couple of years has NOT created an environment in which we find it easy to believe… or possible to believe, that this sort of violence, that this sort of terrorism, could unfold on our streets.