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Brexit Crystal Ball

One of the many, many unpleasant things about the rightwards trend in modern politics is that we have to engage with things we’d rather not. The Nazis were unpleasant enough when they were just the bad guys in an Indiana Jones movie; now that they’re walking through the streets with placards it’s all a bit…

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Brexit: Apocalypse When?

Every so often, as a British person, I get asked how Brexit is working out. An emotionally honest response would just involve baffled, terrified screaming for the next several minutes, but British reserve dictates that I simply shift uncomfortably and say “Not very well.” The normal state of Brexit is that nobody understands what is…

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Brexit, Billionaires, and Trump: a Russian Love Story

There’s a fascinating article over on the Washington Post this week. How the ‘Bad Boys of Brexit’ forged ties with Russia and the Trump campaign — and came under investigators’ scrutiny by Manuel Roig-Franzia, Rosalind S. Helderman, William Booth and Tom Hamburger. It seems that the men and women behind Britain’s celebrated exit from the…

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