The perennial election agenda is to sell you on a myth, a storyline that speaks to your hopes, fears, discontents, and longings about the future. [...]
I voted for one political party for some 25 years to get a very specific policy proposal enacted. So what happened? The issue I was concerned about happened under the opposing political party’s watch. And then what happened? The party I had long supported returned to power and promptly cratered the very issue about which I had long placed my faith in them.