Tag Archives: Customs union

Double infamy – Keir Starmer is scheming to wreck Brexit

Shadow Ministers are scheming to betray the voters by pressuring leader Jeremy Corbyn towards forcing a vote on Single Market membership – something which could split the Tory Party and cause Brexit chaos.

Keir Starmer is in the forefront of the strategy.  On the one hand, he hypocritically insists it is vital to obey the decision of the EU Referendum.  But really,  he is doing all he can to undermine the reasons that Leavers voted for Brexit.  Continue reading

Body blow for Hammond as PM picks Bojo strategy for EU

For six months the battle has raged between the Boris Johnson strategy in dealing with the EU and Philip Hammond’s softer Remainian approach.  Boris’s brilliant plan has covered every ambiguity and has a fall back position, should things not go as planned.  So well calculated  is the strategy though, that it is impossible to find a flaw.boriseusummit2Superbrain Boris has covered all eventualities and Brexiteers were ecstatic at the positive and gracious tone of the speech, that cloaked an iron structure.  The Sun reported:  “His allies hailed key decisions to leave the single market, pull out of two thirds of the customs union and end “vast” EU budget payments as the arguments Boris has been making since the EU referendum campaign. Continue reading

Boris savages Verhofstadt’s EU claptrap

In his inimitable style, Boris Johnson has been ramming it to the rest of them in the EU.    We might leave the customs union, Boris told a Czech newspaper airily, but that will be up to negotiation.  He then rubbished the statement by Guy Verhofstadt that free movement is a human right.borissincereThe Guardian reported:  “Johnson is also reported to have said that the idea that free movement of people is a founding pillar of the EU is nonsense. (Guy Verhofstadt said FM is a basic human right”) Continue reading