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Brexit is not just Theresa May’s disaster – Britain’s...

Issued:01/04/19

For all the complexity that surrounds how (and, crucially, if) the UK leaves the European Union, the story of how it got into its current...



Why Corbyn’s second referendum announcement changes...

Issued:26/02/19

This article was first published in The Conversation.Qualified, tempered, cautious. As ever with Jeremy Corbyn and Europe, his announcementthat...



The Independent Group: this is a huge statement against...

Issued:21/02/19

This article was first published in The Conversation.To paraphrase a historical figure who still seems to tower over everything in British politics...



India: how #MeToo is battling gender-based violence

Issued:15/02/19

This article was first published in The Conversation.The #MeToo movement swept India last year when the Bollywood actress Tanushree Dutta accused...



Theresa May loves to claim she is acting in the ‘national...

Issued:18/01/19

This article was first published in The Conversation.At a time of national crisis, it is perhaps unsurprising to hear appeals to the national...



Clinton impeachment: 20 years on, will Trump face...

Issued:19/12/18

This article was first published in The Conversation.Twenty years ago, Republicans in the US House of Representatives narrowly voted to impeach...



Brexit vote postponed: what parliament must do now...

Issued:11/12/18

This article was first published in The Conversation.Finally, after two tortuous years of negotiations, it looked like the UK’s elected representatives...



Theresa May is gaslighting a nation with her Brexit...

Issued:26/11/18

This article was first published in The Conversation.The direction of political travel for Theresa May in recent weeks has followed a strange pattern....



Theresa May’s Brexit deal is dead in the water –...

Issued:15/11/18

This article was first published on The Conversation.The contrast between what she said and the way she said it was stark. In a subdued, almost...



We must stop allowing a minority of Brexit fanatics...

Issued:19/10/18

This article was first published on The Conversation.As the Brexit negotiations peter out this week in Brussels, fevered Brexit fanatics – from...