Professor Chris Grey’s latest Brexit analysis. The battle between remembering and forgetting. The significance of Johnson’s “don’t mention Brexit” edict, some realities of the talks to come, and the gamble that people will forget all the promises made.
There has surely never been a campaign as inept as the ‘People’s Vote’. As the hard Brexiters conclude their win this week, here is why this disastrous campaign was doomed to fail even when there was a majority in favour of stopping Brexit.
Humiliated by Parliament, Boris Johnson did eventually send the letter seeking an extension to the Article 50 process as demanded by the Benn Act. By doing so, has Boris Johnson not signed his own act of surrender?