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Chequers Plan Brexit

Chequers Plan: a dog’s Brexit, or a dog’s dinner of pragmatic politics and parliamentary sovereignty?

Whatever you think of Theresa May's Chequers Plan, it did at least unite the Cabinet for 48 hours.  On the plus side, it was at least a plan. It may not have been perfect, as Michael Gove pointed out on…
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…