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Evan Harris’s blog on #nuttsacking

On Monday, Helen brought you news from the Guardian of the dispute between Liberal Democrat MP Dr Evan Harris and Home Secretary Alan Johnson.

Over the last two days, Dr Harris’s blog has been unmissable as he has been posting details of the correspondence on his blog, along with the consequences.

A fisking of Alan Johnson’s speech in Parliament

I was amazed to hear what the Home Secretary said, under privilege, in parliament about a distinguished scientist and sent Alan Johnson the letter below demanding a retraction and apology.

A fisking of Alan Johnson’s reply

The Home Secretary has now responded

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  • User AvatarNick Baird 31st Aug - 8:49am
    @Eddie - "Europe thinks it can get our businesses but I’m afraid we’ll just have to do something similar to Ireland and offer tax breaks...
  • User AvatarCatherine Jane Crosland 31st Aug - 8:44am
    Stuart Irving, I do also very much doubt whether the demographic prediction is actually accurate. It is true that the average age of people who...
  • User AvatarRobert Eggleston 31st Aug - 8:31am
    Is there not in reality 3 Labour parties now? 1. What is described as the "hard left" - very much committed to a socialist agenda...
  • User AvatarBarry Snelson 31st Aug - 8:28am
    David Evans, You make my point. You (and many other members I am sure) have the experience and talents to produce serious and thought through...
  • User Avatarpetermartin2001 31st Aug - 8:19am
    48% of the voting population is crying out for a strong pro-EU voice Are they? Some of the 48% are ardent Europhiles but I'd suggest...
  • User AvatarCatherine Jane Crosland 31st Aug - 8:08am
    Stuart Irving, I think you rather missed the point of my previous comment about the insensitivity of talking about the Leave vote "disappearing" by 2020...