There is a lot of political discussion at present in which the primary divide is being defined in terms of ‘left’ versus ‘right’ and ‘progressive’ versus ‘reactionary’. This paper argues that the fundamental choice is best understood in terms of ‘green’ versus ‘grey’.
Green — What Does It Mean
Societies such as the UK are getting ‘older’ in that the average person is living longer and the percentage of older citizens in the total populaiton is increasing. many see this as a demographic time bomb. Actually it could be agreat opportunity. Here is a paper I wrote for the Green Party 2017 General Election campaign (with some minor textual amendments)
A Green Manifesto for a Longer Living Society