No never means yes and non-consensual sex is rape. There's no doubt about it and that has always been my position. But if my remarks on the podcast need clarification I am happy to do that.
Julian Assange, let's be clear, has always denied the allegations. And this has all the hallmarks of a set-up.
I don't believe, from what we know, that the Director of Public Prosecutions would sanction a prosecution in Britain. What occurred is not rape as most people understand it. And it's important to note that the two women involved did not initially claim it.
George Galloway overturned a 5,000 majority in the Bradford West by-election to storm home with a 10,000 vote lead in a seat held by Labour since 1974.Ed Miliband was facing renewed questions over his leadership after Labour crashed to a calamitous defeat by Respect party candidate Galloway.
Newly-elected MP George Galloway quit a Channel Four News interview after objecting to presenter Cathy Newman's questions when he likened his win to the Arab Spring. "We saw a Bradford Spring, a kind of peaceful, democratic uprising. That's what I think it was, you evidently don't," he told Newman.
@georgegalloway just walked out of an interview with me. I'd suggested arrogant to compare by-election victory with Arab spring. Watch at 7
George Galloway has walked out of a Channel 4 News interview after presenter Cathy Newman asked him whether it was slightly presumptious or arrogant of him to compare his victory in the Bradford West by-election to Arab Spring revolutions in the Middle East.