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How Theresa May could still get her Brexit deal through parliament

The key lies in the third sub-paragraph of Article 50

By Jolyon Maugham  

Photo: Isabel Infantes/Xinhua News Agency/PA Images

“The sun shone, having no alternative, on the nothing new.”

On Murphy, as it happened, in the eponymous novel by Samuel Beckett. But it could as easily be on Theresa May for whom life is so bleak that yesterday’s leadership challenge came almost as light relief.

Seeing off an attack from behind her own lines was as nothing compared to resolving the eternal conundrum of, to be fair, her own making. Brexit may mean Brexit but what does Brexit mean?

Still, there…

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