Outrage as comedian Robert Webb says he holds Rees-Mogg ‘beneath contempt’ after mob abuse

COMEDIAN Robert Webb provoked Twitter outrage on Saturday after saying he holds Commons Leader Jacob Rees-Mogg ‘beneath contempt’ after he and his son were targeted by protestors.

The leading Brexiteer and his son required a large police escort to get past scores of anti-Brexit protestors outside Parliament. Some shouted “traitor” and “shame on you” whilst others had to be held back by officers.

However Mr Webb blamed Mr Rees-Mogg for the abuse his son experienced and criticised him “as a father”.

Mr Webb tweeted a video of Mr Rees-Mogg and his son getting harassed with a caption expressing his own...
source: Express

2019-10-20 06:32
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