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On Brexit, the British Public Finally Turns on Would-Be Tyrant Theresa May

15.2.17

Please support my work as a freelance investigative journalist and commentator.   Last week was a particularly disastrous week for Parliament, when a horribly large majority of MPs voted to let Theresa May, the Prime Minister, do what she wants regarding Britain’s exit from the EU — and what she wants, as she has made […]

On Brexit, MPs Give Away Sovereignty, Vote to Allow Theresa May to Do Whatever She Wants

9.2.17

Please support my work as a freelance investigative journalist and commentator.   What a disgrace the majority of MPs have shown themselves to be, as they have voted, by 494 votes to 122, to pass the government’s derisory little bill allowing Theresa May to “notify, under Article 50(2) of the Treaty on European Union, the United […]

Why the Left is Betraying Us Over Brexit, and How It Leads to the Hypocrisy of Protesting Against Donald Trump But Not Theresa May

4.2.17

Please support my work as a freelance investigative journalist and commentator.   OK, I admit it: I’m thoroughly fed up with the Left in Britain, which largely supported the campaign to leave the EU, and is now facilitating Theresa May’s efforts to destroy our economy by following through on the outcome of the ludicrous referendum […]

On Brexit, What a Pathetic, Leaderless Country We Have Become

1.2.17

Please support my work as a freelance investigative journalist and commentator.   In America and around the world, the apocalyptic nightmare of Donald Trump and his administration is provoking widespread protest. In the UK, meanwhile, as deluded nationalists led by the Prime Minister Theresa May forge ahead with pushing for our departure from the EU […]

YES! The Supreme Court Tells Would-Be Tyrant Theresa May That Act of Parliament is Required to Trigger Article 50 and Leave EU; Now MPs Must Fight to Scrap Brexit

24.1.17

Please support my work as a freelance investigative journalist and commentator.   Great news from the grown-ups in the room today — the Supreme Court — as the highest judges in the land have confirmed what the High Court ruled nearly three months ago: that the government cannot trigger Article 50 — the mechanism for […]

Brexit Hits Voters Where It Hurts – In Their Wallets – As Majority Reveal They Don’t Want to Be Worse Off By Leaving the EU

13.12.16

Please support my work as a freelance investigative journalist and commentator.   In an update from Brexit Britain, the powerful news this week is that some of those who voted for the UK to leave the EU in the June referendum are how clearly having second thoughts, as the economic impact of their suicidal vote […]

Brexit: Opposition to Leaving the EU Builds, While Theresa May Reminds EU Citizens Living and Working in the UK That They Are Pawns in Her Inept Game

3.12.16

Please support my work as a freelance investigative journalist and commentator.   On Brexit, the Tory government is still flailing around like the most drunk person at a wedding. Last week, the home secretary Philip Hammond delivered a forgettable Budget dominated by the largest elephant in the room — the continuing fallout from the EU […]

Leaked Memo Reveals Tories Have No Clue How to Implement Brexit

15.11.16

Please support my work as a freelance investigative journalist.   Is anyone really surprised that, in a leaked memo, a consultant from the global financial services company Deloitte, working for the Cabinet Office, has concluded that the Tory government is in disarray when it comes to implementing Brexit? The consultant highlighted that “no common strategy […]

YES! Judges Tell Lawless Tory Government That UK Cannot Leave EU Without Parliamentary Approval

3.11.16

Please support my work as a freelance investigative journalist.   Great, great, great news from the High Court, as three of the most senior judges in the UK — the Lord Chief Justice, Lord Thomas of Cwmgiedd, Sir Terence Etherton, the Master of the Rolls, and Lord Justice Sales — have ruled that “Parliament alone […]

As Racism Spreads and Economic Woes Increase, Is the Tide Starting to Turn Against Brexit?

23.10.16

Please support my work as a freelance investigative journalist.   On the face of it, only a little, but beneath the surface all is not right with the Brexit camp, as Britain — or perhaps, particularly, England — has settled into some horrible racist reality that ought to alarm all decent human beings. This week, […]

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