There is so much brilliant Brexit news these days it’s difficult to keep track of it all. But I’ve had a go so here is my updated graphs blog – enjoy! This is a graph of Britain’s GDP growth from 1957 to 2015 which shows … Continue reading Yet MORE Graphs that Demolish Remain! (Updated)
Today is Remembrance Sunday. A day when, with great solemnity, our leaders lay wreaths at the Cenotaph and make speeches about how we will never forget the fallen. What did they fight for? Surely it was that we could govern ourselves democratically. If that is … Continue reading We Forgot.
Before Brexit the impression most people had of Britain was of a moderate nation of that had stood courageously through the ages for democracy and the rule of law. The quirkiness of our traditions and institutions, though they had been incrementally refined, were ancient and … Continue reading What Do They Do?
1, We voted to leave, the Benn Bill is about preventing that from happening. If Parliament is going to treat our vote with contempt, why shouldn’t we treat their law with contempt? 2, Why should we obey the law? What makes the law any more … Continue reading Why Johnson Should Not Seek an Extension
This graph shows EU member states ranked according to their GDP. The wealthiest are at the top, the poorest are at the bottom. The X axis represents time, from 1960 on the left to the present day on the right. The full hi-res PDF can … Continue reading EU membership does not make a country richer.
I’ve lost quite a few ‘friends’ because of my Brexiting … so might as well go for the clean sweep … I support Extinction Rebellion! So I’m asking all Brexiteers to pause for thought before condemning them. Firstly I think Brexiteers are conflating XR with … Continue reading Why Brexiteers should support Extinction Rebellion.
By JOHN REDWOOD | Published: April 15, 2019 Dear Geoffrey Let me have another go at getting a reply from you concerning the way the Withdrawal Agreement stops us leaving the EU. Would you kindly confirm 1. If we sign this Treaty we will be … Continue reading Letter to the Attorney General about the legal impact of signing the wrongly named Withdrawal Treaty
If, before the vote, David Cameron says “this is your decision. The government will implement what you decide” but after the vote he doesn’t … then you’ve been lied to right? … and if, before the vote, the Tories say they will implement the referendum … Continue reading Brex-terminate the Tories