Category Archives: Constitutional Reform

Seizing the Moment

In previous posts, written a week or so after the EU referendum (A Constitutional Moment and Respecting the Result), I suggested that the Brexit vote had brought us to a constitutional crisis which had the potential to catalyse major reform … Continue reading

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Respecting the Result

There’s a lot of talk at the moment about the importance of respecting the result of the referendum. But which result should be respected? There is, of course, the primary result of the simple count of votes cast but it … Continue reading

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Coherent Law

It seems to me that social justice activists put a lot of energy into fighting battles that have actually already been won. Principles like fairness and equality of opportunity are uncontroversial, they’re embraced (in public at least) by politicians and … Continue reading

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The Route to Reform

I’ve spent years looking at pernicious laws which the Establishment seemed intent on ignoring and the public seemed to be inured to. The causes of much that is wrong with our society appear to be so deeply embedded that most … Continue reading

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