The Road to Brexit (ep 8): what Boris Johnson’s election win means for the UK | FT

We’ve all had enough of this. Getting the Brexit election done. Argh! Too much? No? I’m losing my voice. Right, so Robert, you’ve got a festive frog in your throat. So I’m going to let you offload the talking. And you can have light felt pen duties today because you’re unwell. But anyway, here we […]

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When Video Essays Aren’t Enough: Theory, Praxis, Elections | Tom Nicholas

[Boris Johnson:] I’ve just been to see Her Majesty the Queen earlier on and she agreed to dissolve Parliament for an election. [Jeremy Corbyn:] Labour’s manifesto is a manifesto for hope. [Reporter:] Democrats face an agonising choice in 2020: who can win, who can muster enough energy and enthusiasm to get out the vote and […]

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George Monbiot on the Climate Election: “The Most Important Issue on Planet Earth”

Humanity faces the greatest crisis it has ever faced: the gathering collapse of our life-support systems, everything depends on them. Our food, our water, our economy, our civilisation. There would be nothing without the living world, the only planet known to sustain life which we are wrecking at extraordinary terrifying speed. It’s true that labour […]

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General election 2019: Question Time leaders special highlights

You will remain, just be clear, a yes or no answer, you’re telling us tonight you will remain neutral on the issue of whether or not we should remain within the EU. – First heard here on Question Time. – First heard here on Question Time. Mr Corbyn, thank you very much indeed. [applause] The question was […]

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Could this young Muslim unseat Boris Johnson in the UK election?

Actually the simplicity of the choice here is really stark. It’s Ali Milani or Boris Johnson. It’s either a 24-year-old local resident who studied here, who uses the same services here, or it’s a serial liar, the charlatan, the man who’s using every one of these residents, myself included, as a platform for No 10. […]

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