The UK's draft Withdrawal Agreement is a fine agreement except that it lacks in one key area; The so-called 'backstop' portion of the agreement which has no end-date. It's a major flaw in the draft and it must be...
Things are piling-up on UK Conservatives, and if they don't get Brexit done soon they'll be out of government, possibly for generations.
VIDEO: Theresa May speaks to the CBI on November 19, 2018 https://youtu.be/dxNDBrPaudQ Copyright: Confederation of British Industry and BBC Transcript of Theresa May's speech to the Confederation of British Industry, November 19, 2018 INTRODUCTION: "Thank you very much. It is a pleasure to...
While UK Prime Minister Theresa May continues to take the path of least resistance towards Brexit (all the while courting and fawning over EU politicians) Conservative backbenchers are said to be considering their chances of staging a coup against...
London, UK: Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative government loses a historic vote in the UK House of Commons on her cherished (and reworked) Withdrawal Agreement by a vote of 391-242, a margin of 149 votes. History: On January 23, 2016...
European destinations find favour with Middle Eastern travelers, where they spend significantly more than the average traveler and stay longer. According to a study by the leading price comparison site HotelsCombined, Middle Easterners traveling to Europe increased by 45 percent...
A look at how UK manufacturing could receive a gigantic boost from (any kind of) Brexit and create millions of post-Brexit jobs.
As European Union negotiators can't see any reason to support Brexit, they will continue to keep the European Union's best interests in mind -- which is to say, they will try to stop, slow, obfuscate, or otherwise derail the...
Airbus Execs Say Company May Leave the UK in a 'Hard Brexit' Scenario The most obvious thing in the world has finally occurred and the only surprise is that it took so long! Yesterday, Airbus said it would “reconsider its footprint...
So, welcome fellow travellers... to the EU's very own 'Hotel California' where, apparently, 'you can check-in any time you like, but you can never leave'. But of course we know that the UK can leave the European Union -- that...
On Day 1042 of her premiership Theresa May resigns (effective June 07, 2019) thereby triggering a leadership race within the UK Conservative Party.
By now, we all know Theresa May, Britain's Prime Minister since July of 2016. 'Articulate deal-seeker who vocalizes well-written speeches on behalf of the UK and a Prime Minister offering the sweetest divorce deal in history.' And yet in Austria on...
In the land of Brexit some has been lost while much has been gained in this, the summer of concession. Thus far, UK Prime Minister Theresa May has passed the EU Withdrawal Bill, held a firm but fair meeting at...
It's not you Theresa May, it's your draft Withdrawal Agreement that's caused your problems That can't be said enough, for it's the only glaringly wrong thing that Theresa May has done throughout her premiership. Perhaps 'wrong' is too strong a word...

Cannes 2016

A beautiful casting of notorious directors and glamorous actors With the Cannes 2016 all set to be opened from 11th May to 22nd May, excitement is in the air. The festival will be attended by leading stars and directors from...
STATEMENT: Being a British Prime Minister has got to be the least fun job on Earth. WHY? Because everyone wants you to fail! Opposition MP's want the Prime Minister to fail (don't take it personally) it has been thus since...
Until now I've been a strong Theresa May supporter. After all, she jumped at the chance to become 'The Brexit Prime Minister' and she respected the will of the British electorate by acting appropriately on the result of the...
Assuming European politicians can't get their act together enough to craft a reasonable Brexit deal that works for both sides by March 29, 2019 Europe will be faced with a WTO Brexit which is known colloquially as a 'Hard...
Many of you have busy lives, so here's a refresher on the many benefits of the UK's impending Brexit from the EU.
1009-days have passed since the June 23, 2016 referendum and UK & EU politicians couldn't get Brexit done by March 29, 2019.
It's starting to heat up in Brexit-land after 17 months of jockeying for position, and this month more than any month since June 2016 might indicate whether UK Prime Minister Theresa May's critics are right or wrong. Will Theresa May...
"The Brexit Committee has warned that even under the most optimistic scenario, there may not be enough time to complete all necessary work before the UK is scheduled to leave the EU. The Brexit Committee report also calls for...
EU leaders had been heard praising Theresa May's Chequers plan in recent days and no doubt, she was in fine spirits as she flew to meet EU leaders in Salzburg Austria... only to find that her well-intentioned plan was...
"Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety." -- Benjamin Franklin Theresa May's EU draft Withdrawal Agreement seems to meet 3-out-of-the-4 metrics of the leave campaign, but importantly, it doesn't...
Theresa May naively assumed that if she could just come up with the 'right' Brexit deal the EU would sign it and life would be good for citizens on both sides of the English Channel forever, and ever, and...
Fishing boats from France and the UK clash in international waters off the French coast While my head is with the British fishermen attacked yesterday for legally scraping for scallops in international waters, my heart is with the French fishermen...
The People of the United Kingdom voted in the June 23, 2016 Brexit referendum to decide whether to continue their country's EU membership -- a vote won by the 'Leave' campaign with a 52-48 per cent margin of victory. This...
The best example of European 'Low Ambition' has arrived in the UK of all places(!) and British citizens should be enraged. After piddling around for over 2 1/2 years, the UK government is now putting out 'feelers' about how the...
Unlike the south of Ireland which broke away from Great Britain in a gradual process that began in 1921 and completed in 1949, the 6 northern counties of Ireland remained loyal to the United Kingdom over the past 477...
Think about it for a second. The thing we call Brexit is being held-up by a tiny item called tariffs. It's ridiculous. (OK, there are some other things too, but for today let's talk tariffs, specifically, Zero Tariff trade...