Certain MPs – and former MPs – who voted for the conquest of Iraq are likely to seek extra security after their names were again publicised on the Internet yesterday.
We do not condone illegal and arbitrary attacks on the innocent. Nor on the guilty. The mass killing of MPs who voted for mass killing is a rough kind of justice that some would impose but we would rather see justice meted out by a court qualified to try the very real accusations of war crimes that Westminster parliamentarians must face. It cannot come soon enough.
Let today’s unseating of Phil Woolas – for his exercise of the self-assumed ‘right to lie’ – be just the beginning of the retribution they have all so assiduously earned. The fireworks have started. It’s time to enjoy the show!