It’s unusual to see any comments at all on Sky News online. Today there are 21 (at the time of writing) Guess what the report is about.....
Having recently joined the Labour Party to show that she’s the most suitable person to chair their enquiry into antisemitism, she has been defending herself against accusations of bias. The first thing she’s done is broaden the enquiry to include Islamophobia and all forms of racism.
“The former human rights campaigner said: "I consider myself to be independent. And I do not think I am less independent for making absolutely clear that I share the values of the Labour Party constitution and will seek to promote those values in any recommendations and findings.”
and I consider myself to be the Queen of Sheba. Oh the irony. Maybe all criticism of Chakrabarti will be deemed racist, so the whole exercise is doomed to disappear up its own fundament.
Update: I couldn’t resist sharing this H/T H.P.