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A second referendum is closer than it has ever been before

The momentum is moving too slowly—but it is moving

By Jonathan Lis  

Photo: Ollie Millngton / Rmv/Zuma Press/PA Images

Shall we start with the good news or the bad news? The bad news is that the country is on its knees, our political system is collapsing in real time, and the prime minister has once again laid a trap to take us out of the EU with no deal on 22nd May. The good news is that we are closer to a second referendum than we have ever been.

Let us first deal with the numbers. In the last week—which admittedly…

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