Menu
Scroll to top
Topic: Brexit
The little party that could

The little party that could

The amazing story of how the Revolutionary Communist Party got into No. 10 Downing Street, Brexit and News Corp.

Johnson draws line in the sand over Irish border

Johnson draws line in the sand over Irish border

Good morning, early birds. Boris Johnson's offensive on Brexit negotiations has hit a roadblock in Ireland, and Labor calls for the government to end Centrelink's maligned "robodebt" system. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.

The Boris train steams ahead, but can it last?

The Boris train steams ahead, but can it last?

Boris Johnson has seen a jump in the polls. It may be stitching up Labour for now, but there's danger ahead.

Trump and Johnson: parasites from the same bowel

Trump and Johnson: parasites from the same bowel

What Boris Johnson and Donald Trump have in common is less important than the phenomenon they represent.

Politician turned comedian Boris Johnson gaffes his way into power

Politician turned comedian Boris Johnson gaffes his way into power

By actually becoming an entertainer who happened to be an MP, Boris has been able to create a force-field in which he is not only rewarded for lying, but doubly so for being caught lying.

Boris Johnson steps up to prime ministership

Boris Johnson steps up to prime ministership

Good morning, early birds. Boris Johnson has been confirmed as the UK's next prime minister, and Australian police agencies have been accused of conducting illegal metadata searches. It's the news you need to know, with Rachel Withers.

All aboard the Boris bus: how the media fuelled the would-be PM

All aboard the Boris bus: how the media fuelled the would-be PM

Boris Johnson's career has been endlessly propelled by the media’s self-flagellating narrative of 'charm' and 'inevitability'.

Boris’ day: Johnson shambles closer to victory

Boris’ day: Johnson shambles closer to victory

In the lead-up to a final vote, the campaign to elect the Conservative Party's next leader has taken some surprising twists.

The making of Britain’s Donald Trump

The making of Britain’s Donald Trump

Boris Johnson is best known for his history of lying, racism, and downright buffoonery, leading many to wonder whether Britain's next prime minister has more in common with Donald Trump than a shockingly blonde mop.

The European Parliament’s Brexitstential crisis

The European Parliament’s Brexitstential crisis

The UK Brexit Party sees a somewhat ironic spectacular success, while the Greens' rise shows that the shifting nature of class is producing a real shift in politics for the first time in decades.