Are political parties out of date?

Theresa May’s Cabinet is in open rebellion. Labour and Tory MPs have fled their parties for the Independent Group — who promise to leave “tribal politics behind” — and up to 20 more could be preparing to quit. It seems like the UK’s political parties are falling apart. And no wonder: almost 70% of voters think that none of the main political parties speak for them. Are political parties out of date? What do you think? Discuss with the rest of your class and make your vote!

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