Video: DUP sees sense and integrity of Corbyn’s Sky interview on Brexit

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn gave an interview to Sky News on Friday evening on the topic of Brexit, Theresa May’s deal, the Northern Irish border with Ireland and the UK’s ongoing relationship with the EU. His comments were perfectly pitched, not only to clearly convey Corbyn’s genuine commitment to achieving the best for leavers and […]

Tories softening up public for May to chicken out of Brexit deal vote

May getting ready to chicken out again The Tories have long adopted a tactic of abandoning votes they fear they will lose – and they look to repeat the manoeuvre, this time in the most scandalous and despicable of circumstances. The government has frequently opted to avoid the appearance of defeat by not even trying […]

Video: DUP may support Corbyn after no-conf vote. Corbyn could be PM

The DUP’s Nigel Dodds talking to Sky News today In an interview with Sky News today, the DUP’s parliamentary leader Nigel Dodds delivered a blow to the Tories that will have sent tremors through Downing Street. The Establishment media’s constant line to minimise the realism of the prospect of Labour bringing down the government has […]

Video: DUP conference puts no-confidence vote in govt firmly back on menu

Arlene Foster at today’s DUP conference The Establishment media, although forced to give a nod to the likelihood of Theresa May’s dismal Brexit ‘deal’ being defeated in Parliament in a couple of weeks, has been resolutely ignoring the even more significant consequences of the DUP’s abandonment of their ‘confidence and supply’ deal with the Tories: […]

Video: the absolute state of May’s attempt not to admit EU CAN keep UK in ‘backstop’

Theresa May on Ridge this morning, trying not to answer the question After Jeremy Corbyn’s assured and authentic performance on Sky News’ Ridge this morning, Sophie Ridge interviewed Theresa May – and the result was the fidgety, shifty avoidance and dense nonsense you’d expect. Especially when it came to the contentious ‘backstop‘ in May’s dismal excuse […]

Breaking: Brexit minister Braverman resigns

Suella Braverman Brexit minister Suella Braverman has just resigned, following the departure of Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab earlier this morning. SKWAWKBOX comment: May’s defenders are desperately trying to paint her deal as an achievement, but the government’s collapse continues.   The SKWAWKBOX needs your support. This blog is provided free of charge but depends on […]

As SKWAWKBOX predicted, DUP set to bring down May for own ‘backstop’ purposes

Last week the SKWAWKBOX predicted that the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), whose unwholesome ‘confidence and supply arrangement’ deal has been shoring up the Tory government since last year, was planning to sabotage any hope clung to by Theresa May of a deal based on a ‘backstop‘ plan for the issue of the Northern Irish border […]