The Remain financial establishment led by Mr Hammond 2017-19 followed policies which have led to a slowdown in UK growth. It is true there has been a global slowdown led by manufacturing, but that easily forecastable fact should have made them change their policy even more in the direction of promoting growth.
When exactly did it become a rule on the Left that anybody who disagreed with you was evil – not wrong, or misguided, or ill-informed but purposefully wicked? Actually I believe I know the answer to this. In fact, I think I was there when it happened. There was a seminal moment that I recall vividly when my generation at Berkeley was engaged in creating what would come to be known as the international student revolution.