Jeremy Hunt agrees with Trump on Sadiq Khan, and other lessons from today's Tory hustings

Every remaining candidate bar Boris Johnson underwent questioning by journalists in parliament this morning.

The international development secretary was asked by the Irish Times about the practicalities of his plan for a citizens' assembly - what he describes solving Brexit by jury duty. A similar model used to reform abortion law in the Republic. 

Stewart was reminded that when used in Ireland, citizens' assemblies had required much longer than a single summer - and a great deal of parliamentary time thereafter - to dislodge widely and deeply held prejudices.

Asked how his...
source: New Statesman

2019-06-17 16:11
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