Tony Benn and his lifelong argument for democracy… RIP

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I knew there was something I had in common with Guido…. I heard Tony Benn may have got things wrong when he had power, but he understood the fundamentals of democracy all the better for that…

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty