Posted by: Alastair Rosie | June 6, 2014

What Is The McIvor Factor?

 Coming soon, Angel of Mercy, Book One in the Grey Raven Chronicle

The last time I was in Milwaukee the Republican push was in full swing during the 2012 election campaign season. I was sent to cover the chaos and try to put enough soundbites together to make up an article. By curious coincidence, one of the people who spoke out that week was Elizabeth McIvor, who in one of her trademark rebuffs to unfettered corporatism, called the Republican campaign ‘the blind leading the naïve over a cliff.’ She laughs when I repeat that remark.
“Someone had to say it and it may as well be me,” she adjusts a garment on a manikin and takes a step back to look at it, “politicians are a lot like store manikins. You change the outfit once every four years and hope no one notices it’s the same idiot wearing different clothes and you can quote me on that.”
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