The next thing is to do something radical about the inequality of voice in Britain’s media. Enact Leveson. Ask companies such as British Airways why they are distributing the Mail mid-Atlantic, for free, as a kind of “unwelcome to Britain” card for visitors. People with resources should set up – or, even better, acquire through hostile takeover – mass-circulation newspapers that champion democratic values, tolerance and restraint.
There is already one of those isn’t there? The Guardian? Which loses £75 million a year?
So, err, Paul, know anyone who wants to lose £75 million a year to push your political line? Other than the one you’re already being paid to write for that is?