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Germany has demanded Theresa May “take responsibility” in a sign the economic superpower is losing patience over Brexit.

Trials for a new heart drug has been halted due to fears over Brexit.

Politicians have turned fire on Jeremy Hunt, after the foreign secretary compared the EU to the Soviet Union.

Mourners have been urged to “build a better world” at a ceremony to name a square in the centre of Brussels after murdered Labour MP Jo Cox.

The New European’s Editor-at-Large explores the British public’s disillusionment with its political leaders.

Michael White explains why the collapse of the ERG blueprint joins Boris as twin embarrassments of the week.

This year’s Venice Film Festival delivered hit after hit after hit

Logic- and despots - might favour other systems, but, as Peter Trudgill explains, traditional units of measurements still endure.

This week Andrew Adonis discusses whether Ireland could be Europe’s new liberal icon.

Michael White on how Brexit realist Philip Hammond lit Fleet Street’s blue touchpaper.

The second summer of love 30 years ago kickstarted the biggest cultural shift in the country since punk. ANDREW WOODS has his glowsticks at the ready to chart a course from Chicago to Ibiza to Manchester... and the M25.

MICHAEL WHITE sees a glummer holiday ahead amid fears we may end up worse off than in the seventies.

I discovered I was truly European a long time ago. I am 87 now and was 20 then.

STEVE ANGLESEY rounds up the losers and the losers (because there are no winners) of another crazy seven days on Planet Brexit

Independence Day this week only served as a grim reminder that in 2018 America has an unprecedented president who considers himself independent of all the norms of domestic and international behaviour, writes PAUL CONNEW

In a provocative article, former UKIP official GAWAIN TOWLER describes the significant shift which has taken place in Brussels, as the EU blinks first over immigration.

MICHAEL WHITE on more own goals from the Foreign Secretary as he dodges Heathrow vote and patronises the public.

Tens of thousands of pro-EU demonstrators are massing in London to continue the fight against Brexit.

ANGELA JAMESON explores Italy’s new government and what it might mean for the EU

A Brexit backstop that would keep the UK aligned to the European Union customs union must only be a short-term solution, Michael Gove has demanded.

Popbitch’s Eurovision team give the lowdown on who to watch out for in this year’s contest

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

Israel is hated beyond reason by the Left because the Left craves an enemy whose evil is as great as their imagined capacity for good

In an epic essay, award-winning composer HOWARD GOODALL chronicles the myriad of ways in which the UK’s cultural scene will be a gloomier one as a result of leaving the EU

For EU citizens living in the UK and worried about their status, the Windrush scandal will have had a particularly chilling effect. But, says BRAD BLITZ, there are encouraging legal precedents they can look to.

It was years of failure on immigration by then prime minister David Cameron and home secretary Theresa May that caused Brexit, argues Progress director RICHARD ANGELL

Steve Anglesey names the worst Brexiteers of the week

The TV historian talks about a missed opportunity and what you can and cannot learn from the past.

MICHAEL WHITE on whether a tapestry is all we get from Le President.

Michael White looks at the flip-flopping Nigel Farage as the noose tightens on leave options.

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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