But I think my work has got more and more angry and overtly political. Looking back at my old work, there was a lovely innocent time when I could make a video about french kissing. Not that it was really that, but I didn’t have to think about fascism, that it was on my doorstep.Heather Phillipson, site, twitter
Europe's dangerous milestones, Gavin Hewitt, BBC, 29 November 2016.
The dates stretch out over the months ahead; days in the calendar that could define Europe's values and shape the future of liberal democracy.‘Alt-right’ online poison nearly turned me into a racist, Anonymous, The Guardian, 28 November 2016.
... If it can happen to a lifelong liberal, it could happen to anyone
And over it all is the big fucking silence about WHY it is like this.
Update: 1 December 2016
Should we even go there? Historians on comparing fascism to Trumpism, Isabel Best, The Guardian, 1 December 2016.
Update: 4 December 2016
Boris Johnson: democracy is in retreat across world, Patrick Wintour, The Guardian, 2 December 2016.
"Boris Johnson will issue a warning that democracy is in retreat across the world and that a “cult of the strongman” is taking hold, raising the prospect that the concept of a global liberal order will fade into irrelevance."