The Evening Standard reports that George Eaton has been asked to take a temporary break from the New Statesman ‘to let stuff die down’.
(Postscript: Scruton is taking the high road () but I wonder if it would be better if he didn't. The online left has been demanding the "ruination" of wrongthinkers for quite a while now. It might give them pause if they see it happen to one of their own.)
The editor lied, as an audio recording proved.