söndag 28 maj 2017

Our values will only prevail if we speak up

"After Manchester, our values will only prevail if we speak up for them." So writes Guardian correspondent Nick Cohen this morning.

Except that our values have not prevailed. The article is not open for comment. In fact, very few articles in the Guardian are open for comment any more. The essential contradiction having now been realised, the portrait of its renowned editor, C P Scott, together with the strapline "But comment is free", has been removed.

Comment is free no longer.

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