The good lord Monckton, in his grand and verbose style, makes the point quite well.

Speak up!

They will come for you, and there just may be no one left to speak for you.

Watts Up With That?

image “Who will watch the watchmen?” is a translation of the phrase “Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?” made famous by the Roman Poet Juvenal in his satires.

Guest essay by Christopher Monckton of Brenchley. The Denning Lecture in the Church of St Dunstan, “the Cathedral of the Weald”, Cranbrook, Kent 23 October 2015

LORD DENNING, now merry in heaven, is celebrated for many qualities, not least his readiness to take on the legal establishment in what he rightly saw as the overriding interest of reaching a just judgment. In that gentle Hampshire accent from the ancient village of Whitchurch, where he lived in a fine, stone-built house overlooking the church, he would raise a finger and a smile and reply to those who asked him how it felt to be overturned so frequently on points of law by the House of Lords:

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“Oi took no oath to do law. Oi took it to…

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