Boris Johnson

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Boris Johnson’s Halloween deadline drifts further away

October 22, 2019 6:06 pm

British Members of Parliament voted against the government’s program motion to push the Withdrawal Agreement Bill through the House of Commons at breakneck speed – at 308 to 322

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Why Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal is soothing the Conservatives

October 21, 2019 12:33 pm

As for the public reaction, the initial signs are promising

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Boris Johnson has 72 hours to win over 12 MPs

October 19, 2019 11:51 am

This Saturday has been an anti-climax

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It’s down to the wire – and Boris only has one chance to survive

October 17, 2019 1:03 pm

Even if the British PM gets a deal, electoral success is not guaranteed

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A Brexit deal will completely change the UK electoral landscape

October 17, 2019 12:49 pm

The only certainty is that there is a plot twist or two to come

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Jean-Claude Juncker finds a path to Brexit

October 17, 2019 10:49 am

The chances of Boris Johnson passing a deal have risen significantly

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The EU might tell MPs: it’s this deal or no deal

October 17, 2019 10:37 am

The British government might have an ace up its sleeve

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Boris Johnson’s humiliating Brexit options

October 15, 2019 11:29 am

He faces a choice that will see him embarrassed – or worse – whatever he does

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What did the Romans ever do for us?

October 14, 2019 12:32 pm

How the fall of Rome made the world modern

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Johnson and Varadkar: Brexit is not over yet

October 10, 2019 5:20 pm

‘Both continue to believe that a deal is in everybody’s interest. They agreed that they could see a pathway to a possible deal’

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Is a Brexit deal now off the table?

October 7, 2019 11:38 am

There is little expectation that the two sides will enter ‘the tunnel’ anytime soon

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Impeach Boris Johnson

October 6, 2019 9:36 am

Boris makes enthusiastic speeches, which is an obvious parallel to the speeches Mussolini made

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Boris Johnson is more like Bill Clinton than Donald Trump

October 2, 2019 9:12 am

If you have skeletons in your cupboard, make sure there are plenty of them to rattle around – so that it becomes hard for any of them to stand out

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Brexit voters do feel betrayed. So why can’t Boris say so?

September 27, 2019 10:16 am

This is an explicit effort to criminalize political opinion

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The torture chamber: how opposition politicians plan to humiliate Boris Johnson

September 26, 2019 8:37 am

Without a Tory majority, the British prime minister’s tormentors are the ones holding the power

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Boris Johnson’s route to election success

September 26, 2019 8:23 am

Boris will pitch himself as the man determined to deliver Brexit regardless of the obstacles put in his way

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Boris Johnson on dogs, plastics and boxer shorts

September 25, 2019 12:30 pm

The British PM spoke at a Foreign and Commonwealth Office event before his UN address

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My puppy-training advice for Boris Johnson

September 19, 2019 11:06 am

Our grandchildren are suddenly lining up to come and stay

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David Cameron is more authentic than Boris Johnson

September 18, 2019 11:46 pm

The former PM never quite shook off the burden of privilege

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Why there’s still a chance of a Brexit deal

September 18, 2019 11:34 pm

The mood appears to be shifting in key European capitals

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Johnson and Juncker agree to step up talks – but no backstop solution proposed

September 16, 2019 11:40 am

The British government believes it has one shot to present concrete proposals to Brussels

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Pericles for PM: Boris should forget Augustus and stay focused on his hero

September 12, 2019 12:54 pm

Pericles’s vision was that of a highly civilized man who loved his people

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Boris has more in common with Corbyn than he thinks

September 12, 2019 12:28 pm

Both stand on an anti-politics, anti-establishment platform

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Will turning the Tories into the pro-Leave party pay off for Boris?

September 12, 2019 11:10 am

Johnson wanted an October election because it offered both a way out of the Brexit impasse and fitted with his political strategy