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The last chance for Remain and for the left: a general election, now

Once Brexit has been done everything changes 

By Jonathan Lis  

Photo: Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA Wire/PA Images

Remainers should be honest. The last week caught us off-guard. Most of us were not expecting a deal. Most did not expect the EU to agree and sign it off so quickly. Many did not think it would find approval with the most hardcore Brexiteers. And we certainly did not think that there was any way parliament could deliver the entire package by 31st October.

On most of those, we were wrong. Once Boris Johnson conceded the fundamental point of a different tariff regime for…

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