Brexit

Scottish independence

Only a ‘good’ Brexit can stop Scottish independence

October 15, 2020 12:05 pm

The nationalists oppose Brexit, while proclaiming that it will bring about the independence they dream of

brexit lockdown

How closely linked are lockdown and Brexit?

October 10, 2020 1:14 pm

In our collective subconscious, the same cleavage in British society remains

cambridge analytica

The collapse of the Cambridge Analytica Brexit conspiracy theory

October 8, 2020 12:16 pm

There was always a whiff of desperation to the Cambridge Analytica obsession

new york times brexit

The New York Times continues its Brexit obsession

October 5, 2020 11:51 am

Guess what’s behind Britain’s subpar COVID response...

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A Brexit breakthrough could be on the cards

September 25, 2020 5:38 pm

The British side now view the remaining problems as being more about process than substance

biden brexit

What’s the real reason for Joe Biden’s Brexit threats?

September 20, 2020 8:13 am

All of this is what Biden, a fifth-generation Irish American, would call ‘malarkey’

detlef seif

Merkel ally claims ‘Britain is joining the ranks of despots’

September 20, 2020 7:16 am

Detlef Seif had some choice words for the UK government

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Joe Biden weighs in on the Brexit stand-off

September 16, 2020 11:28 pm

The Democratic nominee tweeted that the Good Friday Agreement can’t ‘become a casualty of Brexit’

congressmen

Curiously pro-IRA congressmen intervene in Brexit

September 16, 2020 5:22 am

Two appear to have been overt IRA sympathizers and one was a close friend of IRA leader Martin McGuinness

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Boris will regret a no-deal Brexit

September 12, 2020 7:42 am

The 2019 general election was not won through a Brexit culture war, but because enough voters did not want to hear about it anymore

macron

Macron’s Brexit swansong is about to unfold

September 9, 2020 9:55 am

The French president is ruthless when it comes to achieving his political aims

state aid

The EU’s state aid hypocrisy

September 9, 2020 9:42 am

When you think about it, the EU is all about ‘pick and choose’

keir starmer

Keir Starmer’s potential Brexit playbook

August 17, 2020 11:16 am

He can claim at the next general election campaign that he will finally Get Brexit Done

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Europe is finally coming to terms with Brexit

August 6, 2020 11:04 am

But it still matters what kind of trade arrangement the UK agrees with the EU before January 1

anne applebaum

Good memoir-writing should be self-critical

July 23, 2020 8:49 am

Twilight of Democracy: The Seductive Lure of Authoritarianism by Anne Applebaum reviewed

putin

Putin plans to make the West destroy itself

July 22, 2020 11:52 pm

Chaos and division is the real goal for Russia

applebaum

Am I still friends with Anne Applebaum?

July 22, 2020 11:27 pm

The UK edition of her new book carries the subtitle ‘The Failure of Politics and the Parting of Friends’

coronavirus

Coronavirus has exposed the EU’s greatest flaw

July 13, 2020 9:05 am

A weaker EU is not necessarily more accommodating: perhaps the contrary

farage

Nigel Farage: Trump is taking us back to more traditional alliances

June 25, 2020 5:07 pm

The Brexit party leader discusses China, Boris and his recent trip to the US

biden brexit britain

Why Biden might be better for Brexit Britain

June 24, 2020 11:59 pm

A Biden foreign policy would be based far more on the idea of cooperation between like-minded democracies

macron

Is Macron Boris’s best friend now?

June 18, 2020 12:25 pm

The French president discovered an unaccustomed brevity and praised the British without restraint

uk-us trade deal

Could British farmers block a UK-US trade deal?

June 18, 2020 11:00 am

The biggest obstacle to an agreement remains agriculture

brexit deal

Is a Brexit deal within reach?

June 18, 2020 12:39 am

The British side is, privately, far more optimistic than it has been at any previous point in the negotiation

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Germany is picking up the tab for Brexit

June 15, 2020 12:43 pm

Cheers, Angela...

brexitland times

The Brexitland soap opera of the New York Times

June 13, 2020 2:22 pm

The fanciful scripting confirms the Times understands Britain as well as it does the United States