Author: Borthlas

Breaking the log-jam

Tweet Insofar as the last few days and weeks have clarified anything, it is that there are two major obstacles to making progress in any direction on Brexit. The Irish ‘backstop’ isn’t one of them.  The backstop itself isn’t...

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Who elects the government?

Tweet There’s nothing at all unusual about the way in which politicians have reacted to the apparent rewriting of the rules by the Speaker; those who are happy with the outcome of the vote which he allowed are praising him, and...

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Inaccurate comparisons

Tweet Apparently, the Prime Minister is planning to compare Parliament blocking or changing the nature of Brexit with the referendum on devolution in Wales in her speech later today, asking people to “Imagine if an...

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