Alison Jenner

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The great British Brexit robbery: how our democracy was hijacked

A shadowy global operation involving big data, billionaire friends of Trump and the disparate forces of the Leave campaign influenced the result of the EU referendum. As Britain heads to the polls again, is our electoral process still fit for purpose?<p><i>“The connectivity that is the heart of</i> …

Great British Bake Off

Minister sums up the disaster that is Brexit in one damning sentence

<b>In a recent piece by political Journalist Rachel Sylvester, one pro-European senior minister has seemingly hit the nail on the head when it comes to</b> …

It’s still Europe that could rip the Tories apart

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Citizens' rights

<b>What are the two sides’ opening positions and how do they disagree?</b><p><b>Issue</b><p><b>EU position</b><p><b>UK position</b><p><b>How do they disagree?</b><p>Who does the offer apply to?<p>UK …

Nick Clegg: what you will wake up to if we vote to Leave…

Are you still undecided? Are you someone who – pummelled by weeks of claim and counter-claim – has been left exhausted and annoyed? Have you been …

Revealed: Inside the secretive Tory election call centre

The Conservative Party contracted a secretive call centre during the election campaign which may have broken data protection and election laws, a …

Conservative Party

Did Cornish voters for Brexit just kill off their own language?

Brexit may well pose a threat to some of the few aspects of British culture that we can agree are truly indigenous - its ancient languages.<p>Cornwall’s …

Great Britain

Britons abroad for longer than 15 years denied vote in general election

Campaign groups accuse Tories of breaking promise made in October to scrap time limit<p>Up to 3 million Britons living overseas are to be denied a vote in the general election, the Cabinet Office has confirmed.<p>In a letter sent to the New Europeans campaign group on Friday, the Cabinet Office said that …

Another day, another Brexit lie exposed

The UK has been sold down the river in a proxy war between Tory public schoolboys<p>Wed, Mar 15, 2017, 05:00<p>Video<br>• Images<p>British Prime Minister Theresa …

Long Read: What are the Economic Effects of Britain Leaving the EU?

<b>What will be the economic effects of Britain leaving the European Union?</b><p><i>By Martin Cohen</i><p><b>The British Pound is the Canary in the Brexit Coal-mine. And</b> …

An ingenious European lawsuit could finally provide a realistic way to stop Brexit

Jolyon Maugham doesn’t mind a tough fight. He was rejected from one of his first jobs after university for being a man, instead of a woman named Joleen that the employers thought the temp agency was sending. He filed a sex discrimination case and won.<p>And now Maugham seems to be taking on the …

Great Britain

Long List of Leave Lies

Bendy Bananas - the Myth to end all Myths

The EU trying to ban straight & bendy bananas is perhaps the most well-established Euromyth of them all. Is Brussels really meddling in what our …

What the hell happens now on Fantasy Island?

Since June 24, I have been going back and forth across more or less visible borders, attending talks, discussions, debates, symposiums, hearings, and …

Great Britain

Lay off Prince Charles. He's doing his best to make today's monarchy matter

There is much confusion, to which the Guardian has contributed, concerning the Prince of Wales's constitutional role. But the basic principle is straightforward. The heir to the throne, unlike the Queen, is free to act or speak without seeking ministerial advice. But he must never embarrass the …

EU referendum: British voters living abroad denied participation due to missing postal votes

British expats have voiced their outrage after being denied a say in the EU referendum because their postal votes failed to arrive.<p>Voters living …

The age of outrage

Why are we so quick to take offence? The Private Eye editor on Orwell, Trump and the death of debate in post-truth politics.<p>Anyone who thinks that …

'This is no longer amusing:' EU officials have lost patience with Boris Johnson

In a particularly damning statement, EU parliamentarian Manfred Weber described Johnson as "unbelievable" and said that he had lost respect for the foreign secretary over contradictory statements he has made about Turkey.<p>Johnson argued during the Leave campaign that one of the reasons Brits should …

Great Britain

Britain's motorsports industry threatened by Brexit with 48,000 skilled jobs at risk

The future of Britain’s motorsports industry is under threat because of Brexit , the Sunday People reports.<p>And that puts a question mark over 4,500 …

Theresa May and her six-pack of difficult deals

<b>Britain’s exit from the EU will require not just a single deal, but at least six interlocking sets of negotiations. If the British government wants</b> …

Nick Clegg: Brexit is too much for the Tory brain

The former trade negotiator described Brexit as "ferociously complicated".<p>If you’re one of the 48 per cent, get used to saying something you haven’t …

The Three Brexiteers are overlooking a crucial detail on trade

With headlines such as “PM slaps down Davis on trade with the EU” and “May slaps down Boris on migrant point-system” – not to mention a firm warning from the Japanese government – there were at last signs last week of realism beginning to emerge through the Brexit fog. Nothing was more terrifying …

Great Britain

Donald Trump Tests Positive for Everything, According to His Own Doctor

<i>Updated |</i> Donald Trump tests positive for every medical ailment. All of them. Supposedly, that’s what his doctor says—or at least, that’s what the …

This Doctor Shares His Heartwarming Secret To Quickly Calm A Crying Baby | Spirit Science

Dr. Robert Hamilton has been <b>practicing pediatrics</b> in Santa Monica, CA for over 30 years. During his career, <b>he has received</b> a patient’s choice award …