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How is Boris Johnson getting away with it?

What sickness has caused so many to fall under the spell of such an incompetent as our prime minister?

By Jonathan Lis  


And so a new week begins, and the sky remains unfallen-in. Despite all the government’s promises and threats, Britain did not, after all, leave the European Union last week.

This was eminently predictable. It was apparent to nearly all observers of UK and EU politics for several weeks that the government would miss its deadline. The more interesting element is what it tells us about Boris Johnson and, in particular, the coming election.


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