The European Union as a Sewer.

The Brexiters ran with the slogan "take back control". It's brilliant, utterly unfalsifiable, and optimistic. It appeals to a sense that 'the people' have had their independence taken away from them by faceless institutions, of which Brussels…

A Worst Case Scenario

Let's lay out some facts. Russia has exercised hundreds of thousands of troops in the region near the Baltic states in the last few years. The Russian President is on record as saying the Baltic states, are "not real countries," and Russian-speaking…

All Over Bar The Shouting?

Article 50 can be unilaterally revoked by parliament. Ironic that a European court can make the British Parliament sovereign again. Here's what I think will happen. May's deal has about as much chance of passing as Elvis's last dump. Five…

Brexit: What Next?

With at least 100 Tory rebels, the DUP, the SNP, collected others and most of Labour planning to reject 'The Deal', it's hard to see it getting through parliament on the 10th December. What happens then? Anyone who might know is keeping…