Brexit

british empire

The EU is the true successor of the British Empire

November 16, 2019 10:02 am

January 31 should finally bring to a close Britain’s involvement in colonial delusion

voters

The five groups of voters the Tories are targeting

November 14, 2019 10:49 am

The party’s electoral strategy rests on persuading voters who’ve never voted Conservative in their lives to go blue

hillary clinton

What Hillary Clinton doesn’t understand about Brexit

November 12, 2019 12:08 pm

Brits don’t take kindly to being lectured by PC Americans

germany berlin

Berlin on the brink

November 11, 2019 11:57 am

Germany’s economic ills could have far-reaching effects

nigel farage

Dear Nigel Farage: don’t become the man who reversed the referendum result

November 7, 2019 11:13 am

At this point, to hold out for a ‘clean’ exit that’s never going to happen is to embrace defeat

boris johnson

Boris called me a terrorist but I’d still probably vote for him

November 6, 2019 11:23 am

Would I vote for a man who refused to publish my article, in order to get Brexit and send Jeremy Corbyn packing?

words matter language

Words matter: we must be more honest about language

November 4, 2019 1:35 pm

When we say politicians should be pilloried, we don’t mean passers-by should throw rocks at them

advertising

Why the left wants a political advertising ban

November 1, 2019 10:45 am

It’s a preferable option to engaging in an argument

farage voice

Donald Trump, Brexit voice of reason

October 31, 2019 3:51 pm

As Washington obsesses over impeachment, the Donald chews the fat with his buddy Nigel

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Watch: Donald Trump’s bid to help out Boris Johnson

October 31, 2019 1:35 pm

Could Donald Trump help Boris Johnson win the UK election? He certainly seems to be doing his best to assist…

boris johnson

Can Boris Johnson succeed where Theresa May failed?

October 31, 2019 7:21 am

There are crucial differences that could help the Tories reverse the errors of 2017

jeremy corbyn election

Jeremy Corbyn kicks off ‘fun’ snap election in Britain

October 29, 2019 9:11 am

Both front benches are now and unusually as one

new york

Even in New York they’re going nuts over Brexit

October 25, 2019 1:47 pm

The many arguments for and against are immaterial. All that matters is who wins

caroline flint

Caroline Flint, Labour renegade

October 24, 2019 3:14 pm

An interview with Labour’s unlikely Brexit marshall

northern ireland

The Brexit deal gives Northern Ireland an extraordinary opportunity

October 24, 2019 2:54 pm

‘There is some technical detail to work on...but we could become the Singapore of the western hemisphere’

brexit deal

Boris Johnson’s Brexit deal has changed everything

October 24, 2019 9:49 am

Now all the Tories need is an election

boris

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

brexit deal

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

boris johnson

Boris Johnson has 72 hours to win over 12 MPs

October 19, 2019 11:51 am

This Saturday has been an anti-climax

rees-mogg

Jacob Rees-Mogg: ‘I am enormously environmentally friendly by driving old Bentleys’

October 17, 2019 2:00 pm

The Commons leader on regrets, Brexit – and why the ERG will back the deal

boris

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

brexit deal

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

jean-claude juncker

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

this deal eu

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

boris brexit options

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