In parallel with publication of the white paper, the Cabinet Office announced the ‘RESIST’ toolkit, which “enables organisations to develop a strategic counter-disinformation capability.”
The EU has not articulated a reasonable justification for the insistence on the UK retaining “level playing field” obligations in relation to state aid as specified in the Northern Ireland Protocol. Nor have they explained why they are not satisfied by existing international regimes for government support of the private sector.
“…But the Brexit news continues too. It will be important for us to remain vigilant over the next few months on a couple of fronts. Firstly, we must guard against attempts to extend the transition period. Any such extension would be damaging and unnecessary, as a number of contributors discuss on the website this week….”
at a recent Chatham House top secret, closed door meeting attended by experts only, the editors of both, The Lancet and the New England Journal of Medicine expressed their exasperation citing the pressures put on them by pharmaceutical companies. He states that each of the editors used the word “criminal” to describe the erosion of science.