As democracy is being rigorously defended in the Supreme Court, Labour and the Liberal Democrats are forever engaged in a pointless war of words. Politicians and activists are feuding while the disillusioned public watch on in disgust. []

Last week’s dramatic return to Parliament saw the Conservatives fall to factional strife, losing 22 MPs over five days. Amber Rudd also announced her resignation in The Sunday Times. With the ‘Resistance Bill’ awaiting Royal Assent, the fuse is running short for the ‘natural party’ of government. []