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 […]

Two paragraphs in govt’s legal advice that seal May’s fate with the DUP

Comment After the humiliation of three Commons defeats in a row yesterday, including an unprecedented finding of contempt against her government, Theresa May has this morning released the government’s legal advice on her draft Brexit deal. It contains two paragraphs which must surely seal her fate – and that of her proposed agreement – as […]

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 […]

Breaking: May’s legal advice confirms UK can only exit with EU’s ok

Theresa May has published information on the legal advice the government received on the implications of her withdrawal ‘deal’ with the EU. Two sections of the information made available are likely to spell the end of her career and probably of her government. Page 26 of the document spells out that the agreement has no firm end […]

May goes to Queen’s Uni Belfast tomorrow. Contrast with Corbyn’s visit speaks volumes

Corbyn, relaxed and talking to 1,000 people. May – tense, isolated, talking to cows Theresa May is to visit Queen’s University Belfast tomorrow, no doubt as part of her supposed ‘meet the people’ tour to try to sell her abysmal Brexit ‘deal’. The contrast with Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s own appearance there in May could […]

Short, candid video shows how deep the rift has become between May and the DUP

DUP Commons leader Nigel Dodds A short video captured today as Theresa May tried to sell her lamest-of-ducks deal to MPs displayed in unmistakable terms the depth of the rift that has opened up between May and her erstwhile DUP allies. Sky News captured the candid, incredulous reaction of the DUP’s leader in the Commons, […]

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: […]

Raab resigns despite May ‘begging him to stay’ – seems didn’t know details of deal

Comment Dominic Raab has dealt Theresa May a devastating blow ahead of her Brexit statement to the Commons by resigning this morning – in spite of the PM reportedly humiliating herself by begging him to stay on. Raab specified the Brexit deal’s provisions for Northern Ireland and the EU’s veto over the UK leaving the interim […]

Not a single mention of Wales or Scotland in May’s whole ‘deal’

Among the many problems with May’s dire Brexit ‘deal’, its issues relating Northern Ireland and its border with the Republic loom large. But the issues and wishes of Wales and Scotland do not feature at all. Neither get even a single mention: Labour has six tests for a Brexit deal it will support. May’s attempt fails all […]