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Here's the thing : it's about separation of powers, and abuse of executive privilege.

It's clear that Benalla's only qualification for the mass of honours and responsibilities he had accumulated, is his closeness to the "presidential couple" (some have greatness thrust upon them, as Shakespeare would say). His cowboy approach incensed many in the police and in the civil service, but none dared point out that he was breaking rules left right and centre, because he was untouchable.

So how many other intimates, how many ticking bombs?

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II

by eurogreen on Wed Jul 25th, 2018 at 12:51:36 PM EST
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