Remember Liam Fox promising to sign 40 free trade deals the "second after" Brexit? It turns out he's on course to sign none...
> The project was driven by decades of camped-up mendacity about the tyranny of the EU, and sold in the referendum as a fantasy of national liberation. It simply could not survive contact with reality.
> In last year’s General Election, over 80% of people then voted for parties committing to respecting the result of the referendum.
Doesn't hold much weight in a two-party FPTP system where neither of the main parties offered the possibility of dissent.
Revealed: the dirty secrets of the DUP’s ‘dark money’ Brexit donor | openDemocracy https://www.opendemocracy.net/uk/brexitinc/peter-geoghegan/revealed-dirty-secrets-of-dup-s-dark-money-brexit-donor
About to scare myself witless watching Free Solo, another climbing film.
Elizabeth Warren’s ‘likability’? The US media has learned nothing from 2016 | Arwa Mahdawi
The 6th #DoctorWho dropped one of his jelly babies...
"Australian man screaming at spider 'why don't you die?' triggers full police response"
More immigration control pantomime designed to sell May's blindfold Brexit to xenophobes and racists. Shame on @BBCNews@twitter.com for falling for the Tory propaganda. #majorincident
“The best way to scupper Putin and Trump? Stop Brexit”
“treating the other person with respect and as a fellow human being is always a good first step towards...“ a more humane immigration policy #QueensSpeech
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