The Liz Truss Promo Video For Her New Ebook Will get Savaged

Liz Truss has been mocked on social media for championing her model of conservatism as she promoted her new ebook.

Truss was prime minister for 49 days, the shortest time period in British historical past, quitting after her avowedly free market insurance policies bombed.

The ebook will defend her time as PM, the place she provided a package deal of unfunded tax cuts that despatched the pound into freefall and led to an intervention by the Financial institution of England to stabilise the financial system.

Truss, who changed Boris Johnson as prime minister early in September 2022, resigned on October 20, with Rishi Sunak taking up.

Her ebook Ten Years to Save the West, to be printed on April 16, will doc her expertise of being “the one conservative within the room”, she stated on X.

Asserting the ebook’s publication final yr, Truss stated she’s going to write about her assembly with the Queen shortly earlier than the monarch’s dying and her experiences with Russia’s Vladimir Putin and China’s Xi Jinping.

She stated: “I need to share the teachings from my expertise in authorities and people worldwide conferences the place I used to be typically the one conservative within the room and show that now we have stark selections to make if we want to keep away from a managed decline of the Western structure that has presided over generations of relative peace and prosperity.”

However her video went down like a lead balloon on Twitter/X, with many remarking on her obvious lack of self-awareness and the video’s manufacturing values.

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