The IEA’s Plan A+ for ‘free trade’ is the product of fanaticism

Sean Swan, September 2018 (yes, 2018) The hard Brexiteers’ desperate search for a Brexit policy was again on display in a Telegraph column (paywall) by Boris Johnson. He has found a new man and a new policy. Forget Chequers: there ‘is a far better solution’, he advised his readers, ‘a SuperCanada free trade deal broadly on … Continue reading The IEA’s Plan A+ for ‘free trade’ is the product of fanaticism

The Flaw in Parliament’s Act (or why Boris gets away with it)

It has been suggested that we will soon see many extraordinary things. Boris has been bound by Act of Parliament to seek an extension of Article 50, and if he fails to comply would be liable to court injunction forcing his compliance. Should he ignore the injunction – and he would apparently rather ‘be dead … Continue reading The Flaw in Parliament’s Act (or why Boris gets away with it)