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If Brexit is going to be so easy, why can’t Boris Johnson talk about anything else?

Johnson says that the process will be over and done with in just a year. But if that's the case, why won't he discuss what comes next?

By Emma Burnell  

Bringing the subject back to Brexit suits Boris Johnson—but leaves the public in the dark. Photo: PA

Boris Johnson wants you to believe two contradictory things simultaneously. Firstly, that Brexit is going to be easy and be done and dusted within a year. At the same time, Brexit is all-encompassing and the only thing that must be discussed at this election.

This became ever more obvious last night as every question in the head to head debate between Johnson and Corbyn was brought back to Brexit by the former.…

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