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Who will be cheering when Brexit is over?

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08.09.2019

I vividly remember the night of 29 March this year. It had been, for two years, the date on which we were to leave the EU. It had only recently become thinkable that the deadline could be moved, and it was only at the leaders’ summit a week earlier that a short extension was agreed.

That extension was to give May one more chance to try to get her deal approved by parliament, and she brought it to the vote on what had been Brexit Day until a week before.

All day outside parliament two crowds of demonstrators gathered. One group, the Remainers, who wanted to cancel Article 50 and........

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