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Project fear? The last three years have been more catastrophic than even the most pessimistic Remainer predicted 

As leading Leavers seek to subvert parliamentary democracy as we know it, there is no pleasure in saying “I told you so” 

By Jonathan Lis  

Both Boris Johnson (pictured) and Jeremy Corbyn's parties should look inward first. Photo: Claire Doherty/SIPA USA/PA Images

If, during the 2016 referendum campaign, you had told voters that MPs would be scrambling to stop the prime minister shutting down the legislature in order to force through food shortages, mass job losses and a crash in the pound, someone might have needed to change the slogan on the side of that bus. What is happening right now in Britain goes beyond any previously conceivable limits of responsible or accountable governance. Viewed against the country which seemed to exist just a few years ago, it…

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