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The true significance of the other backstop – in Ireland – is often lost in the rhetoric. BARNABY TOWNS reports on what it represents

“Brexit was a demand for change in people’s lives that Brexit will make hard, if not impossible.”

“They made a godawful mess, a mess of which only a handful seem to understand even the most basic of elements.”

MICHAEL WHITE says the most likely next steps will involve an extension of Article 50.

He keeps repeating that his party can’t halt Brexit. But, as JANE MERRICK explains, the Labour leader is wrong

The People’s Vote March will bring together people from across the United Kingdom to fight for a final say on Brexit. Young Plaid Cymru activist CARMEN RIA SMITH explains why the Welsh are marching.

In part one of our exclusive extracts from his latest diaries, ALASTAIR CAMPBELL gives the inside story on the final days of the last Labour government and what led to a defeat from which the party has yet to recover.

STEVE ANGLESEY examines the performance of the Brexit Secretary, Dominic Raab, and names his Brexiteers of the Week.

He might seem to have re-shaped left-wing politics in his image, but the Labour leader is still some way off creating the social movement needed to convert his vision into reality. STEVEN FIELDING reports

One of Labour’s first moves would be to guarantee the rights of 3 million EU citizens if it was elected to government, Sir Keir Starmer has told The New European.

Amid all the noise of Brexit one public institution has remained curiously quiet - the Church of England

There have always been two compelling practical reasons for the Labour leadership to come out against Brexit: the first is that it would win them votes.

The electoral logic is inescapable, and even Corbyn will soon grasp it... Labour must support a People’s Vote, says historian of the Labour movement FRANCIS BECKETT

Michael White says all political parties have an as-yet-unfulfilled duty to think much harder about reforms.

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

How journalism sheds light on a murky referendum, Editor-at-large, ALASTAIR CAMPBELL writes

Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership was built on democratic foundations, it’s time for him to give us a say on Brexit, writes Antony Thomas.

Corbyn has enjoyed two strong PMQs in a row and both kicked off with zingers – sadly not this week.

Jeremy Corbyn will commit a “serious evasion of duty” if he does not change course and back the UK retaining key aspects of the single market after Brexit, the former Labour leader Lord Kinnock has claimed.

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

Michael Romberg doesn’t believe Jeremy Corbyn will ever change his mind on Brexit - here he explains why.

Jeremy Corbyn has been attacked by senior Scottish Labour figures after making “incredibly disappointing” comments on immigration.

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

Labour will back Britain staying in a customs union with the European Union post Brexit.

Readers respond to Andrew Adonis’ call for a referendum on Europe - exclusively for members of the Labour Party.

The discussion that the Labour Party must have with itself to help save the country from Brexit

Michael White discusses Tory infighting and the soft Marxist looking on in opposition

Despite the damage caused by Brexit, businesses still need convinving on reasons to hold another vote, says Angela Jameson.

ANGELA JAMESON ​looks back on a troubled year for the UK economy, with more perils lying ahead in 2018.

Tory peer and former deputy Prime Minister Michael Heseltine has suggested that a Labour government led by Jeremy Corbyn would be less damaging for the country than Brexit.

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