What does this have to do with climate change? Everything.
We need to discard the ideological trappings of an increasingly discredited neo-liberalism – such as the fetish of consumer choice, or the notion of the small state.
You proles shouldn\’t get what you want or even have the ability to choose. You\’ll get what you\’re given and like it.
• Andrew Dobson is a professor of politics at Keele University