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Therese Raphael

Therese Raphael

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How Brexit Ate the Prime Minister

Prime Minister Theresa May was popular once.

What Comes After a Chaotic Week in Brexit?

Friday was meant to be the day that Britain officially left the European Union.

British Politics Enters the Meltdown Phase

Theresa May promised lawmakers as many as three votes on Brexit this week, but it was the first that

May’s Brexit Plan Found at the Bottom of a Glass

Olly Robbins has become the one thing a British civil servant must never be: the news. The govern

Brexit-era Britain’s ‘Last Hope’ Bows to Reality

Every once in a while the world of sport seems to provide the perfect metaphor for a national moment

Two Ways May Could Just End the Brexit Standoff

Britain’s parliament hasn’t yet voted on Theresa May’s Brexit deal or on whether it still has confid

Can Any Politician Have a ‘Good’ Brexit? Yes

When Brexit is said and done, legion will be the politicians whose careers and ambitions are shatter

May’s Other Option on Brexit

A conventional view is forming about what happens next in Brexit.

Theresa May’s Victory Is a Vote Against a No-Deal Brexit

Conservative lawmakers in the UK voted on one question, but decided another.

A Thelma and Louise Brexit?

Committed Brexiters, including former Brexit secretary Dominic Raab, have arrived at the conclusion

The Political Split That Will Determine Brexit

Theresa May hasn’t just given her own party an ultimatum to back her Brexit deal with Brussels.

The Problem Isn’t Theresa May. It’s Brexit

If not Theresa May’s Brexit deal, then what? That’s the question British lawmakers face if they r

Brexit Enters Its Most Dangerous Phase

If the European Commission’s chief negotiator, Michel Barnier, utters the words “decisive progress”

Theresa May in the Brexit Foxhole

Last week's European Union summit on Brexit attracted a lot of attention for little real news.


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