In Great Britain, the aura of Winston Churchill is disappearing

“How did we get here?” suffocating him Daily mail. Winston Churchill, the British hero of the Second World War, is rejected by the vast majority of British youth. “This is the result of an alarming poll conducted by the Policy Exchange think tankexplains the conservative tabloid. Only 20% of 18-24-year-olds have a positive attitude” of the former prime minister (1940-1945 and 1951-1955), compared with 58% among the over-65s.

“We can no longer hide from ourselves, worries the popular London newspaper. Since they increasingly do not appreciate Churchill’s role in saving the free world, how can they be expected to give any meaning to what happened on the beaches of Normandy (and elsewhere)?”

All age groups together, specify New statesman, the statesman collects only 36% of the positive opinions across the channel. A radical change of attitude in just twenty years. A 2002 BBC survey crowned Churchill “greatest Brit ever” in front of William Shak

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