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Brexit may seem like a pain now, says ALASTAIR CAMPBELL, but just wait till the disastrous consequences which will dominate our lives for the forseeable future.

Just as Britain edges closer to ditching the EU, new data protection laws from Brussels provide some much-needed safeguards and protections returning power to individuals over the handling of their most sensitive and personal data.

As Liverpool FC attempt to write another chapter in their storied history in this weekend’s Champions League final, ANTHONY CLAVANE recounts the extraordinarily intimate relationship between Europe and the city itself.

Free from the pressures that are silencing other MPs, the Conservative Party’s great europhile tells TIM WALKER about his meeting with Theresa May and why this is no time for despair.

A senior European Union official has brutally branded the UK’s approach to Brexit as a ‘fantasy’.

From the actors, to the locations and the inspiration, Europe has always been at the heart of Star Wars, says JAMES OLIVER... even the Nazis.

Tony Blair has launched another Brexit broadside at Labour saying the party’s current position is pleasing no-one.

A panicky Boris Johnson has urged Tory backbenchers to calm down over talk of a snap election.

The country’s close-call referendum on abortion will reveal much about a changing nation, says Jason Walsh

George Walden reviews recent books on Brexit and finds himself asking who can truly consider themselves patriots.

Last Friday on the Daily Politics I watched a rather smug Peter Bone and Yasmin Alibhai-Brown discussing the mental stresses caused by the Brexit process on Remainers.

Britain’s departure from the EU has sparked enough anger at home. But, as Alastair Campbell writes, Brexit is giving our foreign friends sleepless nights as well.

By ignoring his members, Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour has become a party for the few, not the many, argues student activist Rosie McKenna

With Brexit negotiations due to come to a close this year, Michael White suggests that its time for the characters to step aside and the real politicians to step up

Grassroots anti-Brexit campaigners are increasing the pressure on politicians ahead of a series of important votes this year. Here is a list of the events organised across Britain in the coming weeks and months.

STEVE ANGLESEY picks the losers and the losers – because there are no winners – from another week on Planet Brexit

The assessment of the Liverpool manager has come through. ALASTAIR CAMPBELL says people do respect longevity

​The free press attacked, migrants degraded and liberalism in tatters – YASMIN ALIBHAI-BROWN on what must happen to ensure the European dream is not destroyed

RICHARD LUCK ponders one of the great modern conspiracy theories

Giuseppe Sollazzo on one of the contest’s memorable winners – a love song to the single market

With the UK entry in Lisbon this weekend unlikely to go with a boom-bang-a-bang, Roy Delaney investigates the reasons behind Britain’s malaise and wonders whether the country can transform its fortunes

Splits in the cabinet over Brexit are simply the latest manifestations of a divide that has paralysed the Conservatives – and the country – for decades. STEVE RICHARDS reports

B​rexit could wreak havoc on our science industry. ANGELA JAMESON fears for the future of Britain’s brightest

A new poll shows that 71% of Labour supporters would back a new referendum on Britain’s membership of the EU.

80% of young women did not vote for Brexit. Ahead of the ‘Women Against Brexit’ event in London on Sunday, NINA DE AYALA PARKER explains what is at stake.

A passionate pro-EU speech from a Spanish MEP condemning Brexit and warning of a “cold” world outside of the EU has been shared over 21,000 times.

Mandrake challenges the Today presenter John Humphrys to declare the income and hospitality he receives from the Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre

Boris Johnson has sparked a showdown at the top of government over plans for a customs partnership with the European Union.

Recent celebrations of the Belfast Agreement anniversary glossed over the fact that it is simply not working, and the flaws are intrinsic.

Claims by Leavers that the Alpine country’s ‘invisible’ borders show how Britain can operate outside the customs union are filled with more holes than a Swiss cheese.

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ANTI-BREXIT EVENTS

Grassroots anti-Brexit campaigners are increasing the pressure on politicians ahead of a series of important votes this year. Here is a list of the events organised across Britain in the coming weeks and months.

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