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Posts Tagged: Brexit
Carolyn Fairbairn: If the Government gets its Industrial Strategy right, we can help make the economy stronger and fairer
We need sectoral centres of excellence that strengthen our economy, create higher wage jobs and help us trade across the globe.
It should be used to pay for what we owe in our pensions and benefits system – and thus provide more inter-generational justice.
Yes, the Government is unlikely to block outright an SNP demand for a rematch. But that’s not the only card in her hand.
But I meet new friends from Alabama who tell me that everything’s going to be beautiful.
She needn’t to give a blow-by-blow account of the negotiations, but better communication would put any departure turbulence in its proper context.
May warns Davos of globalisation’s downside – and “the cult of individualism”. Her speech: full text
“We need to recognise the way in which a more global and individualistic world can sometimes loosen the ties that bind our society together.”
We will be an ally, not a member, of the United States of Europe.
Rather than accept reality, some are desperately seeking any chance to stay in the EU.
But Corbyn at least managed to start better than he would have done a year ago.
Chris Grayling: Don’t underestimate Corbyn – and how he could use a hung Parliament to become Prime Minister
John Curtice wrote recently about how the Labour leader could limp to power backed by the LibDems and the SNP.
The logic of her view that no deal is better than a bad one suggests that, like Thatcher at Fontainebleau, she is prepared to walk away if necessary.
Simon Clarke: Yes, Brexit will bring new problems for Universities. But it will also bring new opportunities.
The most successful ones will be those that maintain their partnerships in Europe, but also look farther afield to forge new associations across the globe.
Also: Davidson attacks SNP’s efforts to deepen divisions over Brexit; and the Welsh Conservatives criticise Labour’s bid to overturn new trade union laws.
WATCH: Corbyn criticises May’s demand for Single Market access, then says he wants Single Market access
“Whether it’s specifically this form of Single Market, I don’t know,” he says, confusingly.