The National Trust is in trouble. Volunteers are discreetly leaving, staff are losing their jobs, patrons are annoyed and some properties remained closed. This guardian of Britain’s treasures has been unassumingly drawn into America’s woke political war, without asking its patrons if they desire this divisive and selective reading of history.
The BBC has a trust issue. The promise of the BBC to be free, fair, unbiased and impartial has collapsed under the weight of progressive ideology. There’s a Stockholm syndrome mentality which has blinded its opulent leaders to the world outside of their affluent bubble; privilege is a shelter.