Brexit

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

brexit

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

hamilton

The European Union may never have its ‘Hamilton moment’

June 13, 2020 2:45 am

The COVID crisis could spectacularly undermine the push towards federalism

brexit

An 11-year-old’s birthday party was hijacked by Brexit

June 4, 2020 5:50 pm

While our guests laid into Boris and Dominic Cummings, the birthday boy and I played with matches

brexit drama

Inside the final act of the Brexit drama

June 3, 2020 9:31 am

In truth, the two sides are too far apart for a deal to be feasible

brexit

A no-deal Brexit is now all but inevitable

May 30, 2020 12:28 pm

In reality, each Brexit negotiator is merely going through the motions

lufthansa eu

Britain should demand a level playing field from the EU

May 26, 2020 12:02 pm

Lufthansa will now be able to undercut British airlines on fares

brexit deal

Boris is convinced he’ll still get a Brexit deal

May 22, 2020 1:50 pm

His optimism is based on both sides being pragmatic in the end

brexit

Brexit is back — and COVID has transformed negotiations

May 21, 2020 6:18 pm

Coronavirus has dwarfed any changes Brexit might bring. We are over that cliff edge already

british empire

In defense of the British Empire

May 8, 2020 9:51 am

If the Empire was a system of exploitation, it was a very inept one

joe biden american boris

Biden is the American Boris

April 25, 2020 12:05 pm

They both pride themselves on a free-wheeling approach that often lands them in trouble

comfort reads

Now is the time for comfort reads

April 23, 2020 1:47 pm

In isolation, we can do nothing but trust — and if we disagree, at least do it nicely

brexit extension

There is nothing to lose from a Brexit extension

April 23, 2020 10:44 am

The British government can afford to extend the transition process at no significant political cost whatsoever

brexit britain

Could the COVID crisis be an economic opportunity for Brexit Britain?

April 22, 2020 11:43 pm

The way we buy and sell things will change

conservatives

How COVID-19 will change the Conservatives

April 16, 2020 1:16 pm

The accusation that Boris Johnson isn’t personally committed to the health service just won’t work now

bill bryson

Bill Bryson: it’s impossible to be sick of England

April 16, 2020 12:26 pm

The author on love, loss and the wonders of the human body