Second referendum could trigger riots on the streets of Britain, warns leading Labour frontbencher

A SECOND referendum might set off riots on the streets of Britain, a number one Labour frontbencher has warned.

In a withering slap down Barry Gardiner mentioned Labour colleagues backing a public vote on the final Brexit deal “undermines the entire precept of democracy on this nation”.

Labour MP Barry Gardiner said backing a public vote on the final Brexit deal 'undermines the whole principle of democracy in this country'
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Labour MP Barry Gardiner mentioned backing a public vote on the ultimate Brexit deal ‘undermines the entire precept of democracy on this nation’[/caption]

The Shadow Worldwide Secretary mentioned a second referendum can be “very, very damaging” and will even set off “socially disruptive” behaviour throughout the nation.

His agency warning got here because it emerged a string of Labour frontbenchers have polled voters on whether or not they help a re-run of the 2016 vote amid rising fears the occasion might ditch its opposition to a second referendum.

Two shadow ministers and one parliamentary aide are all at the moment selling internet surveys on Brexit.

Shadow public well being minister Sharon Hodgson is asking voters if the Brexit deal needs to be authorised in a referendum.

Shadow public health minister Sharon Hodgson is asking voters if the Brexit deal should be approved in a referendum
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Shadow public well being minister Sharon Hodgson is asking voters if the Brexit deal needs to be authorised in a referendum[/caption]

She additionally asks whether or not they’d prefer to see Britain stay within the EU if we’re on track to crash out with out a deal.

However warning colleagues towards a second referendum, Mr Gardiner instructed the At the moment programme: “I used to be a Remainer you realize. What we mentioned on the doorstep to individuals whether or not Depart or Stay was please, exit and vote on Thursday as a result of what you determine will decide the way forward for our nation for the following 30-40 years.

“In the event you then say to individuals we did say that to you, we did provide you with a vote right here, and really we the Remainers misplaced the vote, however since you had been silly sufficient to do what you needed somewhat than what we needed…

“That undermines the entire precept of democracy on this nation. You by no means give extra succour to the acute proper as while you reduce off the mechanism of democratic change.

Jeremy Corbyn admitted that it could take even longer to leave the EU if Labour wins power
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Jeremy Corbyn admitted that it might take even longer to depart the EU if Labour wins energy[/caption]

“Folks need to have the ability to obtain change by means of democratic means. In the event that they really feel that’s being denied to them they then flip to different extra socially disruptive methods of expressing their views.”

He added: “In any scenario, if individuals really feel that the basis to vary is not a democratic root you then look to social disruption, maybe civil disobedience. That is enjoying with our democracy, it’s enjoying with the foundations of our nation in a approach that’s actually actually damaging.”

Meanwhile Jeremy Corbyn admitted that it could take even longer to leave the EU if Labour wins power.

The Labour chief referred to as for a “substantial” transition interval to happen on the finish of Article 50, and mentioned underneath his management there can be an excellent softer Brexit than underneath Theresa Could.

SUN SAYS

WE by no means thought we’d see a Corbyn front-bencher discuss such sense on Brexit.

Shadow Cupboard minister Barry ­Gardiner will likely now be frog-marched to a Labour re-education camp. However in the meantime let’s salute him for having the bottle to confess the plain:

{That a} second referendum dangers a ­catastrophic breakdown of belief in democracy — and of regulation and order.

Labour Remainers are livid. That’s as a result of they’re in denial concerning the dire penalties of their comically named “Folks’s Vote” doubtlessly reversing the primary Folks’s Vote in 2016.

Within the Remoaner bubble they by no means go away, they fantasise that Brexit voters have modified their minds and would now hold us within the EU, to everybody’s pleasure.

It’s totally delusional. However their marketing campaign is gaining traction as a result of the Authorities does nothing to fight it.

As an alternative it falls to Gardiner to level out there isn’t a power extra highly effective than denying individuals their democratic proper to result in change.

That if our ­greatest vote ever is annulled earlier than its verdict is carried out, hell could observe.

Labour ought to hear.

If their votes ever result in a brand new referendum, they are going to be tainted for ever because the occasion that betrayed 17.4million individuals.

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