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Book review: How to stop Brexit

James Coldwell

How to Stop Brexit (And Make Britain Great Again) by Nick Clegg, Bodley Head, £8.99 Even at the height of Cleggmania, I never understood the appeal of the then Liberal Democrat leader. Nick Clegg performed very strongly during the prime ministerial debates of 2010, but his default position was to define his party against Labour…

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Negotiating Brexit: A road to nowhere?

Simon Usherwood

As Brexit talks continue, Simon Usherwood assesses progress so far Much ink has been spilt over Brexit and its myriad dimensions since last summer’s referendum. However, as the UK works its way through the opening rounds of the formal Article 50 negotiations it is time to take a dispassionate look at how the government is…

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The impact Brexit would have on Ireland

Brendan Howlin TD

Three weeks ago, at the British Labour party conference in Brighton, I spent a few days trying to explain to delegates and visitors the impact Brexit would have on Ireland. In the weeks before the conference, Keir Starmer had worked to develop the Labour position, making it clear that the UK should stay within the…

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Fabian Society Gordon Brown speech

Cathedral Hall, Ambrosden Avenue, London, SW1P 1QH

The nations, the regions and the future of Britain after Brexit In a speech for the Fabian Society in Westminster, Gordon Brown will argue that the Brexit vote on 23 June should be interpreted as a revolt of Britain’s...

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The Fabian Society AGM 2016

Broadway House, Tothill Street, London SW1H 9NQ

Saturday 19 November | 13:30-16:30 | Stephenson Room, Broadway House, London SW1H 9NQ Dear Fabian friends, Our AGM is an opportunity for all members to have their say in the Fabian Society’s policy direction. As with every year,...