More and more like North Korea everyday. The Prime Minister (still at the helm despite tens of thousands of totally avoidable deaths during the pandemic) has penned an “open letter” to “parents”. The Guardian in full-on sycophantic mode prints this particular PR stunt (designed to distract from the government’s disastrous handling of the epidemic) without any attempt to criticise it, in effect acting as the Prime Minister’s personal broadcaster. Oh well. Such is life in modern Britain.