"Well, have a sort of almost parallel controversy in the Tory Party as we do in the Labour Party".
"Fascinating to look at the parallels, but clearly, both parties now facing very, very significant difficulties and criticism, Labour obviously over antisemitism, but it would now appear an emerging controversy and problem for the Conservative Party too over Islamophobia".
So said the BBC's deputy political editor Norman Smith on the BBC News Channel this lunchtime.
Here's a comment at 'the other place' about the very same BBC moment. I think it sums it up very, very well: