Brexit

U.S. President Donald Trump and British PM Boris Johnson hold a meeting at UN Headquarters in New York, On Sept. 24, 2019 (SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images)

Britain needs a new trade partner. Anybody?

Andrew MacDougall: It can’t swim with the U.S. or China and it’s locked out of the EU. The U.K. sure picked a bad time to champion free trade.
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Brexit is done. Now it’s time to pay the price.

Andrew MacDougall: Boris Johnson wants a Canada-style free trade deal with Europe. Good luck with that.
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Jeremy Corbyn’s defeat is a win for the democratic world

Terry Glavin: Britain will not be yanked out of the western alliance. Its leader will not be a man who has counted holocaust deniers among his friends. It’s a victory of sorts.
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Conservative majority secured. Now the hard part.

Andrew MacDougall: With Boris Johnson now holding the tiger firmly by the tail, there’s no one left to blame should the country take a mauling in the next stage of Brexit negotiations
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The Britain I knew is lost

Michael Coren: This once resilient country is in a state of crisis, sinking in a national mood of powerlessness and indifference
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How did Britain come to this?

Shannon Gormley: Boris Johnson has broken from reality, and it began with the lie that Brexit would be easy
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Will Elizabeth II be the last monarch of a United Kingdom?

First Her Majesty got embroiled in the politics of Brexit. Now it threatens the breakup of her domain.
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Jacob Rees-Mogg, the U.K.’s sleepiest MP

Image of the Week: Jacob Rees-Mogg, a hardline social conservative-turned-meme machine, slouched his way through a Brexit debate in spectacular fashion
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Help! I’m trapped on a stage with Boris Johnson

Image of the week: The British PM wants the hell out of Europe. Angela Merkel looks like she couldn’t agree more.
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Boris Johnson and the peculiar British art of believing in nothing

Leah McLaren: The British PM’s strength lies not in a calculating lust for power but in how few tosses he gives. Here’s why voters find it irresistible.