Stephen Fry has weighed in on the news that parliament will be suspended in the run-up to Brexit, calling it a "dangerous coup d’état"
He likened the government to: "Children playing with matches, but spitefully not accidentally: gleefully torching an ancient democracy and any tattered shreds of reputation or standing our poor country had left."
Weep for Britain. A sick, cynical brutal and horribly dangerous coup d’état. Children playing with matches, but spi… https://t.co/CgTl1ciYy7