Gordon or Dr John? Dave Miliband or Dave Cameron? Alan Johnson or Alan Milburn?
Which pro-war, pro-NATO, pro-EU, pro-big business candidate do you prefer? Trees are being cut down in order for journalists to persuade us that candidate x would be a better Prime Minister than candiate y. But there is not a width of a cigarette paper's difference between the views of the above candidates.
The Empire would not allow it any other way.