Video: Hilary Benn Scorns UK Government’s Brexit Strategy

Hilary Benn MP, Chair of the Commons Brexit committee, has always been a great performer in Parliament. Here, he lays into the UK Government’s Brexit strategy, likening it to disembarking from a liner into a lifeboat in the middle of the ocean.

 

 

 

 

David Miles

About David Miles

David Miles is a Carnegie Scholar and has a PhD in International Relations from the University of St Andrews in Scotland. He is an Associate Fellow at the Centre for Global Constitutionalism and currently teaches an honours module in US foreign policy in the School of International Relations. He has worked for leading businesses in the UK and Germany including Santander, Lloyds TSB and more recently SAP. Apart from writing for and editing Global Politics, his writing has appeared in the Daily Beast, Carnegie Ethics Online, Huff Post and the Scotsman. His interests include American political history, US foreign policy, modern German history, American and German constitutional history, the politics of the European Union, peace and conflict studies, and the politics of the Middle East. When not doing research or teaching, he enjoys good single malts and the charms of the Old Course. He lives in St Andrews, Scotland.

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A very good (and long) piece by Garton Ash who sets the current debates on populism and the future of the #EU into some important historical context. #Europe theguardian.com/world/2019/ma…

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