Tom Luongo: Populism Isn’t Dead, It’s Stunned

Today’s political landscape is looking more and more like the classic Monty Python ‘Dead Parrot’ sketch. You know the one, John Cleese walks into the shop to complain about the parrot he’d just been sold was dead and he wants his money back. The shopkeeper, Michael Palin, insists it isn’t. Hilarity ensues. The Dead Parrot …