Monthly Archives: April 2015

Celebrities: Democracy’s most persecuted minority

First published on Bogpaper, December 2013

Of all the minority groups in our country today, none suffer the same level of prejudice as celebrities. If any other group were treated as badly as celebrities currently are, there would be outrage.  And how these gentle souls are victimised in our society is indeed outrageous. They are mocked and abused. They are subject to withering disdain and contempt. They are treated as second class citizens. Why? Simply for having opinions about democratic politics.

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