Brexit

boris johnson opposition

What the opposition pact means for Boris Johnson’s path to an early election

September 6, 2019 2:32 pm

Downing Street is adamant that Johnson will not request a Brexit delay in any shape or form

coups

The Queen can handle coups – she’s been on the receiving end of one

September 5, 2019 9:55 am

In 1987, a colonel overthrew the Fijian government

brexit

Brexit has its risks. But staying in the EU is now unthinkable

September 4, 2019 11:25 pm

Why are we criticizing British politicians when it’s Brussels that’s causing our agonies?

boris election seats

Boris Johnson denied desired election

September 4, 2019 5:31 pm

A snap poll next month remains likely

boris johnson

Boris Johnson’s confusing election stance

September 4, 2019 9:25 am

After losing his majority, what does the British prime minister really want?

liberal brexit

How Boris Johnson can deliver a liberal Brexit

September 1, 2019 11:35 am

To end free movement without carefully working out what follows after shows pretty striking thoughtlessness

democracy

The UK prime minister hates democracy

August 29, 2019 12:55 pm

Even the Queen feels obliged to submit to the whims of a privileged white male, no matter how monstrous his intentions

boris johnson brexit deal

Might there be a Brexit deal after all?

August 29, 2019 11:47 am

Boris Johnson will spend this fall fighting for his premiership, his political life and his vision for Brexit Britain

boris johnson ultimatum

Boris Johnson’s Brexit strategy offers MPs an ultimatum

August 28, 2019 3:32 pm

Ultimately there aren’t enough Members of Parliament prepared to make Corbyn prime minister

hong kong

The cosmic combination of Hong Kong, Brexit and the trade war

August 24, 2019 6:20 am

Events could align against Beijing

iceland

Why Britain, like Iceland, will thrive outside the EU

August 22, 2019 9:19 am

Temporary EEA membership is the best route out of Europe

savior

Emmanuel Macron could be Boris Johnson’s Brexit savior

August 20, 2019 12:54 pm

Macron could be shown to be acting in Europe’s long term interests by putting an abrupt end to the EU’s Brexit distraction

corbyn

Jeremy Corbyn, not Boris Johnson, is ‘Britain’s Trump’

August 19, 2019 8:38 am

The Labour leader is the torchbearer of British populism

10

How No. 10 Downing Street is taking back control

August 15, 2019 1:24 pm

No. 10’s direct influence extends across every Whitehall department, thanks to Dominic Cummings’s direction of every adviser

Britain is heading for a November 1 election

August 8, 2019 12:24 am

If Boris’s parliamentary opponents want to push the constitutional boundaries, then his team will do the same

britain

Donald Trump is the best prime minister Britain never had

August 6, 2019 8:09 am

The orange man succeeds where the mandarins failed

tom cotton

Boris Johnson should take note of Tom Cotton’s letter

August 5, 2019 6:38 pm

The Arkansas senator’s maneuver was a major signal to post-Brexit Britain

bob geldof

Chatting to Bob Geldof about Boris Johnson and Brexit

August 1, 2019 2:36 pm

Even Bob admits that Brexit has concentrated the minds of those lying bureaucrats in Brussels

europeans

Europeans have started to change their minds on Brexit

August 1, 2019 12:44 pm

Boris’s focus on the backstop has shifted public opinion

eu

Who’ll blink first – Boris Johnson or the EU?

August 1, 2019 11:04 am

Even if the EU believes Boris on no deal, it might not budge

pound

The NYT’s pound-foolish Brexit coverage

August 1, 2019 10:54 am

The paper’s bizarre crusade against Britain continues

jeremy corbyn

Why the Labour party must ditch Corbyn now

July 31, 2019 1:51 pm

I might as well be arguing for universal peace or the second coming of Christ

boris johnson eu

The EU isn’t taking Boris’s Brexit threat seriously yet

July 29, 2019 2:31 pm

Johnson needs to show that he can overcome any parliamentary effort to block no deal and that he can make it politically viable

break boris

The first 100 days will make or break Boris

July 25, 2019 12:18 pm

The future of his party – and his country – is at stake

boris johnson

Boris bloodbath: Britain’s new PM is a weak man posing as a tough guy

July 24, 2019 4:42 pm

He does not want to be loved. He wants to dominate and to command: he wants to be obeyed