Category Archives: UK

Brexit: Britain and EU reach deal on divorce terms

Brexit: Britain and EU reach deal on divorce terms | Ireland News | Al Jazeera http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2017/12/brexit-britain-eu-reach-deal-divorce-terms-171208081006783.html Re-posted from AlJazeera. Geoff Geoff Comments: A divorce reality is getting closer…

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Brexit is engulfed in chaos as ‘perfect storm’ threatens U.K. government

Brexit is engulfed in chaos as ‘perfect storm’ threatens U.K. government – NBC News https://www.nbcnews.com/storyline/brexit-referendum/brexit-engulfed-chaos-perfect-storm-threatens-u-k-government-n826941?cid=public-rss_20171208 Re-posted from NBC News. Geoff Geoff Comments: Like an ill planned divorce, nothing is happening as perceived…

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How the past 24 hours have changed Brexit

How the past 24 hours have changed Brexit – CNN http://www.cnn.com/2017/12/05/europe/brexit-theresa-may-trouble-intl/index.html Re-posted from CNN. Geoff Geoff Comments: The original Brexit, was too impulsive, as we are beginning to realize…

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Theresa May threatens US with trade war over Bombardier row

Theresa May threatens US with trade war over Bombardier row http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/09/27/theresa-may-threatens-us-withtrade-war-bombardier-row/ Re-posted from Telegraph. Geoff Geoff Comments:The US-UK trade challenge starts off with a glitch…

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Support for Hard Brexit in the UK Hardens

Support for Hard Brexit in the UK Hardens | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/08/16/support-for-hard-brexit-in-the-uk-hardens/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff  

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Did the City of London Just Press the Panic Button on Brexit?

Did the City of London Just Press the Panic Button on Brexit? | Wolf Street http://wolfstreet.com/2017/07/19/did-the-city-of-london-just-press-the-panic-button-on-brexit/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Long ago voted, why is it only now we are realizing how complicated and expensive leaving the … Continue reading

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5 reasons why Theresa May’s troubles have only just begun

5 reasons why Theresa May’s troubles have only just begun – CNN.com http://www.cnn.com/2017/06/09/europe/uk-general-election-six-things/index.html Re-posted from CNN. Geoff Geoff Comments: Let’s cut to the chase, she bet big and lost… Her power grab was ill conceived and even more poorly executed… … Continue reading

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The center in British politics has all but disappeared, leaving the country as polarized as the U.S.

The center in British politics has all but disappeared, leaving the country as polarized as the U.S. – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/the-center-in-british-politics-has-all-but-disappeared-leaving-the-country-as-polarized-as-the-us/2017/06/07/045b0554-4afa-11e7-987c-42ab5745db2e_story.html?utm_term=.6734c817c800 Re-posted from Washington Post. Geoff Geoff Comments: The Brits have lost their middle-of-the-road voters, the US has lost … Continue reading

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British Millennials Take Revenge on Parents and Grandparents

British Millennials Take Revenge on Parents and Grandparents https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-06-09/the-young-avenge-the-old-as-divided-britain-upends-its-politics Re-posted from Bloomberg. Geoff Geoff Comments: UK Millennials are similar to the group here in the US, in that they walk among us, and they vote, which is not a good … Continue reading

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British PM loses majority, faces pressure to resign

British PM loses majority, faces pressure to resign https://www.yahoo.com/news/shadow-terror-british-election-tighter-expected-061946721.html Re-posted from Yahoo. Geoff Geoff Comments: Just as the battle of Brexit reaches a critical point, the leadership is compromised.  After the lack of confidence reflected in the vote, resignation may … Continue reading

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