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If the PM pursues a no-deal Brexit, she will be stopped

MPs know that crashing out of Europe would be a disaster. They simply will not allow it to happen

By Jonathan Lis  

Photo: Adrian Dennis/PA Wire/PA Images

In light of last week’s key political row, it is important to clarify something important about the prime minister. She is not a “stupid woman.” She is, in fact, asking us to believe that she is a politically homicidal one.

We are less than 100 days from Brexit and the time to mince words has passed. Theresa May has publicly and loudly increased preparations for the scenario of no deal with the EU. But it is impossible to prepare. We can “take back…

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