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Brexiteer MP Andrew Bridgen has taken his ignorance over Ireland to new heights - this time by claiming that everyone in England is entitled to an Irish passport.

David Davis has urged Brexiteers in the cabinet to force Theresa May to dump her bid to strike a deal with the EU.

Theresa May’s “fantasy island” view of Brexit is “plausible bullsh*t”, the UK’s former ambassador to the EU has claimed.

Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer has demanded the government does not plunge the UK into a “vague or blind Brexit”.

Hardcore Brexiteers have vowed they will not budge on the prime minister’s Chequers plan.

A children’s television programme has managed to do a better job of analysing Brexit than any of the leading Brexiteers.

After publishing his “plan for a better Brexit” in the Telegraph comedian Patrick Kielty felt incensed to give the politician a lesson on the Irish border.

Alastair Campbell has hit out at Tory Brexiteer Nadine Dorries after she accused Remainers of trying to “weaponise” the Irish border issue.

Readers react to the latest announcement from Jacob Rees-Mogg and the ERG.

Alastair Campbell clashed with Jacob Rees-Mogg during a heated television debate, in which he accused the Brexiteer of peddling “false promises”.

JAMES BALL says the real reason we’ve made so little progress on Brexit is clear: the hardliners central to the process have made very little effort to understand it.

For Theresa May it must feel like everyone is out to get her.

Jacob Rees-Mogg has been branded “ill informed” after claiming people crossing the Irish border could be “inspected” as they were during the Troubles after Brexit.

Matt Kelly explains how you can help us invest in more anti-Brexit journalism and our fast-growing digital channels.

Jacob Rees-Mogg has suggested it could take half a century for Britain to reap any rewards from Brexit.

In another Deconstructed, James Ball looks at how the European Research Group is exploiting the dark arts of the US.

Theresa May’s spineless capitulation to the European Research Group moves us closer to the no-deal exit of Jacob Rees-Mogg’s sepia-tinted dreams.

Today’s cave-in from the prime minister has led to an extraordinary series of blue-on-blue attacks in the House of Commons as Tories on both sides of the debate traded insults.

Theresa May has bowed to pressure from Tory Brexiteers after accepting crucial changes to her Chequers Brexit plan.

In the end it was another fudge, another desperate bid to avoid a spat with either Tory Leavers or Remainers.

Jacob Rees-Mogg’s photograph by Mark Harrison is a study in vanity, says BONNIE GREER, and it reflects the way our world is in 2018.

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

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

After Syria and Salisbury, it is back to chaotic normal for the Prime Minister

Theresa May has once again engaged her favourite tactic when it comes to quitting the European Union – the policy of putting things off.

The European Research Group has issued a customs union “ultimatum” to the prime minister ahead of a crunch Brexit war cabinet meeting.

The broadcaster’s problem is a bad case of liberal guilt, argues Chris Grey.

MICHAEL WHITE on the transitional deal and the problems that still remain over the Irish border

We should recognise that however charmingly it is sold, what Rees-Mogg is selling is toxic, and not fit for consumption, says JAMES BALL


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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