When We Have Finally Left the EU There Must Be A Post Mortem
When all of this is done and dusted and we have finally left the EU properly, that must not be the end of it. There must be a post mortem on how it was that we had a Department of State set up with a fair sized number of staff and with a Secretary of State in charge of the negotiations – and then all of a sudden we had a ready made withdrawal agreement document drawn up in secret, the dreadful travesty of Brexit (http://johnredwoodsdiary.co… which has been the only horse in town for the past eighteen months.
Where did it come from? Who worked on it? How many people knew? Why was it kept secret from the only person with responsibility for the process? Why has every possible tactic and lie been employed to get it through?
Russiagate Without The Russians
This could end up being our very own version of Russiagate without the Russians. Someone must be held responsible for what has been done to our democratic institutions and the trashing of Parliament. The usual suspects will say it would be better to let sleeping dogs lie and put it behind us but I would say we do these things to lance a boil and let the nation heal with full knowledge of what was done and who did it. My sense of fair play and justice demands those answers at the very least because in my eyes there’s more than a whiff of treason about the whole business.