‘Since when did opposing communism become racist anyway?’ my Uber driver, Ben, asked me.
You have the best political conversations with Uber drivers. Much like the kindness of strangers, politics is best discussed, if ever, with those you are not likely to encounter again. I have had the most enlightening thoughts about culture and politics from the back seat of an Uber.
- Unlimited access to spectator.com.au and app
- The weekly edition on the Spectator Australia app
- Spectator podcasts and newsletters
- Full access to spectator.co.uk
Unlock this article
You might disagree with half of it, but you’ll enjoy reading all of it. Try your first month for free, then just $2 a week for the remainder of your first year.