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The UK doesn’t have a set back-up plan when a prime minister is unwell, but there are clear procedures in place.
On why Number 10’s science must be thoroughly scrutinised, questioned, checked, and tested before it becomes official, and why without an open and transparent debate, the government is demanding blind faith from an entire nation.
When MPs returned to the benches this week, no one could have predicted the scenes of anger and emotion. Opposition politicians collided with an officially sponsored dangerous rhetoric. Most definitely, one of the worst weeks in parliamentary history.
Parliaments were and remain institutions of frustrating negotiation and very often unpalatable compromise. They also represent an imperfect but significant check on the abuse of power.
If MPs and Ministers out there can sometimes change their minds... why can’t you? Check out the sheer hypocrisy of these politicians.
MPs are threatening to barricade themselves in if Boris Johnson prorogues parliament – Here’s why they should be taken seriously.5 min read
Parliaments have been prorogued before – and revolution has ensued.