Johnson has claimed that he can unite the country under his leadership. That seems a practical impossibility.
Will Boris Johnson really be a Robespierre, as the ardent Brexiteers hope — or convert himself into rational Monsieur Talleyrand?
Women in Europe are still rarely the leaders of well-known parties. Now, the two most prominent of them could possibly leave the political top level in the same week.
Many on the continent may now see an orderly “velvet” Brexit as the least bad among the realistic outcomes.
Theresa May’s authority is so eroded that her latest attempt to finally resolve Brexit will likely fail.
Tory anti-Europeanism ended Margaret Thatcher, John Major, David Cameron and Theresa May. Who’s next?
Hardcore Brexiteers’ proposition that May is incompetent because “she” does not deliver the Brexit they want is an unvarnished form of sexism.
The hardcore Brexiteers are so keen on beating up on Theresa May for one primary reason – because she is a woman.
The message from the UK House of Commons is: No to Theresa May, but not yes to any alternative.
There are four scenarios if May’s Brexit deal falls through.