...the Kelly/Hutton/Blair affair seems like a total
rerun of 2001 and FMD - EXCEPT - that this time we are all united and aware of
the situation from the outset.
In brief , the emerging evidence for
the Hutton Inquriy is providing a damning case against Blair - which is further
deepened by the role of Campbell, especially with the no security
clearance issue. It could even be argued that Campbell, acting as
gatekeeper to the PM, was in an even more powerful postion than the PM - as
Campbell was deciding on the flow of information to and from the PM.
Perhaps Blair really did not know how weak the 45 min claim was - or what
Campbell was up to with the JIC and the dossier. But of course ignorance
is no defence. What on earth is going on in a so-called democratic
What I am concerned about is who we need to approach to
bring all the threads together to speahead the case for TB's
The Tory party is hopeless - as basically it supported the
war - and even now cannot see the goalposts have moved. The LIbs
Is it 2001 all over again - ie Biggins
turn. We at least have the modus operandi, ie network of
support, - thanks to Warmwell and Mary - and we have the argument - once the
facts are marshalled. In fact I do rather wonder whether Hutton has laid
all this in the public domain - as even though he cannot use it himself as his
remit is so narrow - he hopes that it will be taken up and used by
But as yet no-one seems preparered to point the finger at
Blair. The journos too are backing off - they have made the info available
- but cannot make the case.
Isn't it for us - as yours interested Member
of the Public to act to set the ball rolling - and start the big push up
that mountain. No doubt the mountain that Dot kept tellihg us
Each day I wait for someone to take up the call - just as I waited
with FMD. After those years of bitter experience I don't think we can
afford to wait. I think it will be up to us.
What do you