Or so it really seems – which is a personal coup for Johnson. Churchill walked with destiny. Today, the Prime Minister, in his serio-comic way, is winking at it.
Posts Tagged: Stephen Booth
Downing Street’s soft power alliance to help constrain China would support and project common values.
While working on its Brexit deal, it is simultaneously cultivating trade relationships with Japan, the US, Australia and New Zealand.
Stephen Booth: Barnier sees the need for compromise. The question is whether EU member states will let him.
He was sent in to play hardball with the UK – on the expectation it would cave into demands. But this assumption has been proven wrong.
For both Brexiteers and the EU, Brexit is a constitutional issue, from which economic consequences flow, rather than the other way around.
The key question now for Conservative MPs is whether they can support the UK being trapped in a customs union – and the dismemberment of the Union itself.
Since she might not get an acceptable agreement, or indeed any at all, the Government must strain to get Ready for Day One, not Ready for Day 730.
Stephen Booth: We must debate the unavoidable question of the UK’s future relationship with the EU now
Stephen Booth is Research Director for Open Europe. We are told that work has begun in Whitehall on how the UK… Read more »
Stephen Booth is Research Director for Open Europe. As if the eurozone crisis wasn’t already sufficiently threatening UK growth and… Read more »
Stephen Booth: Vigilance is required if we are to stop the trickle of policing and criminal justice powers to the EU
Stephen Booth is a research analyst at Open Europe. The Government’s recent decision to opt in to negotiations on the… Read more »