Torture: Brown and the boy Miliband each need to grow a pair

Posted by Tim Ireland at February 13, 2008

Category: Gordon Brown, It's War! It's Legal! It's Lovely!

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David Miliband: “There’s absolutely no question about the UK Government’s commitments in respect of torture, which is illegal, and our definition of what torture is.”

Pants on fire.

Even if we take his statement as the position of a new administration, one has to consider that Jack Straw is a senior member of Brown’s cabinet (unless of course they ask him to leave the room whenever torture policy is discussed) and the best we’ve seen out of them so far is this pissweak effort.

UPDATE – And now, a musical number especially for Jack Straw:

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