The Great British Battle: how the fight against coronavirus spread a new nationalism
The Guardian -

With the country in crisis and the NHS stretched to breaking point, Boris Johnson’s government has seized on war rhetoric, national pride and nostalgia

For about five weeks, the mayhem of coronavirus rendered the political mayhem of the previous four years irrelevant and dated. The divisive, petty, mendacious battles that had been waged in the name of Brexit suddenly appeared for what they were all along: conflicts conjured out of thin air by newspaper editors and their friends in the...

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