Anyone who has spent any time on the far left will have at some time wondered about when the moment will come that the revolutionary party finally makes the vital decision to start the revolution.
What would cause it? Would it be a massive economic meltdown? Would it be a military coup against a democratically elected socialist government? Would it be a general strike that galvanises the workers?
Well today we finally know. The revolutionary party has spoken – the time is now.
And what has provoked the revolutionary moment? Why the report of a Lord into an allegation made by a journalist on a radio programme.
To the barricades comrades….