May the Farce Be With You
Keir Starmer has given himself three months to find a rule Corbyn might have broken that justifies him losing the whip. Meanwhile, Johnson has decided that, when it comes to his allies, rules don’t apply at all.
Michael Walker and Dalia Gebrial discuss Priti Patel keeping her job after breaking the ‘ministerial code’ and Corbyn losing the whip at the behest of Margaret Hodge. Is due process dead in Britain? Plus, Rivkah Brown on the government’s rush to deport migrants before Brexit.
- Published 20 November 2020