Brexit Countdown?

| Kirsty Hughes

COMMENT | With the end of October approaching, an intense, highly political two weeks is set to play out…
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Europe’s New Industrial Strategy Taking Shape

| David gow

COMMENT | Strategic autonomy. Digital/technological sovereignty. These are the buzzwords of the new European Commission…
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Brexit and the UK’s Political Implosion

| Kirsty Hughes

COMMENT | The UK’s acute political and constitutional crisis staggers on. Boris Johnson’s wanton disregard for parliament, the constitution, truth, the Union, the damaging impact of no deal is as clear…
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Brexit Scenarios: What Might Happen Next?

| Eve Hepburn

COMMENT | As the Scottish and UK parliaments conclude their summer recess, the focus of British politics has returned to the dominant issue of how, when (and whether) the UK will exit the European Union. With the announcement that the Queen has approved the…
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Fighting Over No Deal – the UK’s Failing Politics

| Kirsty Hughes

COMMENT | The no deal politicking is in full spate. Will Boris Johnson really take the UK out of the EU without a deal on 31st October – with all the chaos, damage and hurt that will cause?..
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Brexit and the UK’s Unsavoury Government of all the Knaves

| Kirsty Hughes

COMMENT | The UK’s failing politics has taken another major lurch downwards with Boris Johnson’s unsavoury and populist government of all the knaves. The lack of consensus in the Tory party and at Westminster on how or whether to pursue Brexit …
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Prime Minister Johnson: Brexit and the EU27’s Perspective

| Anthony Salamone

COMMENT | The ascendancy of Boris Johnson to the office of UK prime minister, viewed from the rest of the EU, seems surreal. Johnson is widely considered by EU governments to be a joker and caricature of maladroitness. During his turbulent tenure as foreign…
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Brexit, the UK and Scottish Independence: Heading Towards a Split?

| Kirsty Hughes

COMMENT | Recent polls have suggested that opinion on independence versus staying in the UK is split almost 50:50. And once Boris Johnson and a possible ‘no deal’ Brexit are added into the mix, support for independence moves into the lead. The political…
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