Two rootless, soulless parties have cleared the way for Ukip

British politics has become a careerists’ playground, creating disillusionment that charlatans can exploit

I don’t expect many Americans to be interested in this, but we should be— UKIP is like the Tea Party in the US— a xenophobic, nationalist, anti-immigration, nativist and populist party, that appeals to scared older white people. They appeal to the same sorts of people that the US Tea …