Anorak | George Galloway jumps on Julian Assange and rides him hard

George Galloway jumps on Julian Assange and rides him hard

by | 20th, August 2012

OH. What joy. Isn’t it marvellous when someone you really don’t like puts their foot in it. Before we get to George Galloway and Julian Assange what a team! – Robert Colvile calls to mind a saying:

 “Sit by the river long enough, and the bodies of your enemies will float by.”

No. Here’s Galloway, a leading light of the get his Respect Party  (oh, the irony) now representing Bradford in Parliament, telling us in his  Goodnight With George Galloway podcast that Julian Assange is accused of nothing more than  “bad sexual etiquette” . Galloway wasn’t in the room when Assange was with his alleged victims. But he paints a picture. Assange is wanted in Sweden to face allegations which he denies of sexual assault made by two women.

“But even taken at its worst, if the allegations made by these two women were true, 100 per cent true, and even if a camera in the room captured them, they don’t constitute rape. At least not rape as anyone with any sense can possibly recognise it. And somebody has to say this.”

Here’s Galloway’s address to the planet sent from whatever planet he inhabits. The egotist realises that

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