| Crossing The Rubicon: The UK Slips Into A Repressive State
Sat, 08/01/2020 - 07:00
Authored by Mark Chapman via Off-Guardian.org,
Julius Caesar’s crossing the Rubicon River in 49 BC in defiance of Roman law placed him and his army on a direct collision course with Rome, leading to the Civil War which established him as Roman dictator. It is a well-established metaphor for a point at which there is no going back and at which things will never be the same.