There’s more actors turned politicians than you might think. Schwarzenegger is probably the first that comes to mind but there’s been a few of them, some more successful than others. I enjoyed learning about Jesse Ventura’s time as governor of Minnesota. When the state had a budget surplus in 1999 he decided to give all… Read More 10 Actors Who Became Politicians for Total Film
This was written for Haze Magazine, a new UK current affairs and politics site. This is a piece partly about the ineptitude of Michael Gove and more broadly about career politicians who have no experience of the area of government policy they have been placed in charge of. *Update* Haze Magazine doesn’t seem to exist… Read More Those Who Can, Teach. Those Who Can’t, Become Politicians.