A left-wing political commentator has attacked the Queen’s involvement in politics as Head of State.
Femi Oluwole attacked the idea of the Queen opening parliament and listing the Government’s legislative priorities. He also criticised the Government because he believes they are forcing the Queen to “lie”.
During the Twitter storm, Femi also attacked the Government’s “racist” and “fascist” plan to institute voter ID for forthcoming elections.
Femi wrote on Twitter that the Queen should not have any role in politics. He said:
He also called the constitution “a load of c***” for requiring Royal Assent. He said:
He went on to express his dissatisfaction with the Queen having to read out the “government’s fascist plans”. He wrote:
He continued attacking the Government by calling their agenda “racist”: