"Almost everything..UK media & UK politicians blamed on EU for over 20 years was a lie."
And in fact quite a lot of could be traced back to the Home Office.
Too many foreigners. HO doesn't have it's s**t together.
Foreign criminals not being deported. HO doesn't have it's s**t together.
Pervasive surveillance and near unlimited police powers with no accountability. HO doesn't have it's s**t together.
How much is incompetence by senior civil servants with a massive sense of superiority and how much is simple incompetence and taking the easy way out is impossible to say. quite a lot I'd think.