If a politician is faced with a series of damaging revelations, in a newspaper for example.
A useful stratagem to employ, from the ‘Standard Handbook of Political Practice’, Chapter Six. Damage Limitation, Page 267 – Is for one to identify a crime, of which one has not been accused. Publicly claim you have been! Then make a song and dance about referring it to the Police for investigation and sit back and wait for them to clear you!
You then argue that you have been cleared of all wrongdoing, innocent as a newborn babe and you should be allowed back into the bosom of the Party!
Sound familiar? It should! Our Jahangir Akhtar is trying this one with us and the Labour Party! Don’t get fooled again!
How does Jahangir Akhtar view his own relationship with his own community? From Jahangir Akhtars own mouth, “When I say to them, bow down, they all bow down to me.”
Would love a squint at PC Aziz’s contemporary pocketbook and incident reports about ‘Jessicas’ handover and the other pocketbooks and reports, of all the other Police Officers involved! They might reveal an entirely different picture to the one painted by Jahangir Akhtar? Why did Ash walk free? We should be told!
Pity Jahangir Akhtars Police investigation will never even look at them, they will no doubt remain unexamined!
Result? Jahangir Akhtar is innocent OK!
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