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Happy New Year 2019 Brexit

Happy Brexit Year: control the language, control the argument

"An ennui hangs over British politics and the prime minister is depending on it", wrote Matthew Parris in the Times a few days ago. "Like a thin, wearisome fog it does not quite obscure but it blurs and greys, softening…
Paul Bayes Twitter Brexit ideology

Deal or no deal? EU theology and Brexit ideology

"The EU's four freedoms are indivisible," tweeted Liberal Democrat MEP Catherine Bearder (Mission: 'Fighting Human #Trafficking. Protecting the Environment and stopping #Brexit'). So the free movement of goods, services, capital…