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It is completely normal for the EU to stick to its rules and principles which are applicable to all third countries. That’s what Dr Anna Jerzewska explains in this brilliant thread.
The UK should be playing a key role in multilateral institutions confronting existential challenges for humanity, but instead it is pitching towards break up, disharmony, bitterness and isolation.
Prepared to trash the international agreement that it has reached with the EU, the Government would be in a flagrant breach of international law and would turn the UK into a rogue state. The Tories can have Brexit, or they can have the UK. They cannot have both.
In his Brexit analysis Professor Chris Grey looks at freeports, chemical regulations, whether there is any good news (Japan FTA? Northern Ireland?), why the Iain Duncan Smith story matters, and the brain drain and other consequences of the culture war.