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Turmoil in British politics as Labour MPs quit over Brexit and anti-Semitism

A new schism opened up in British politics on Monday when seven lawmakers staged a dramatic walkout from Britain's opposition Labour Party, ...

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Honda Plans to Leave Britain as Brexit Draws Close

The Japanese automaker, which employs 3,500 at its Swindon, England, plant, is set to close the site by 2021, two members of Parliament said.

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Brantley in Britain: At the London Theater, a Fear of the Foreign and Familiar

Revivals of work by Pinter and Miller — and a play about an Englishman roped into an Italian horror movie — ponder mortal anxiety in the age of ...

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Scotland to step up efforts to keep EU citizens after Brexit, Sturgeon says

Scotland will step up efforts to persuade EU citizens to stay after Brexit, its First Minister will tell French lawmakers on Tuesday, amid concerns ...

NY Times /
7 Labour Lawmakers Resign in U.K., in Rebuke of Jeremy Corbyn

The decision reflects the strains that Brexit has placed on a political system dominated by two main parties, each plagued by schisms.

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Brexit fractures Britain's 'hijacked' opposition party

“We are clear where we stand on Brexit. This is a national catastrophe and we want no part facilitating the disaster if it happens.”

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MPs quit UK Labour party for anti-Semitism and Brexit 'betrayal'

Seven members of Britain's opposition Labour party resigned on Monday, citing what they described as institutional anti-Semitism and the party's "betrayal" on Brexit.

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Spain and Gibraltar offer differing accounts of warship incident

Authorities in Madrid and Gibraltar gave differing versions on Monday of an incident in which a Spanish warship told commercial ships to leave ...

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Gibraltar cautions Spain over 'quixotic' incursion by warship

Gibraltar's leader on Monday said an incursion into British waters by a Spanish warship at the weekend was a quixotic attempt at intimidation but ...

Washinton Post /
Brex-split: 7 lawmakers quit Labour over EU, anti-Semitism

Seven British lawmakers have quit the main opposition Labour over its approach to Brexit and anti-Semitism, in the biggest shakeup in years to Britain’s main political parties

Time /
7 Lawmakers Quit U.K.’s Labour Party Over Brexit and Anti-Semitism

Seven lawmakers resigned from the U.K.’s opposition Labour party on Monday morning, in what they described as an act of protest against the party’s Brexit policy and persistent allegations of anti-Semitism, just 39 days before the country is set to leave the European Union. The lawmakers said they supported calls for a so-called ...

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Honda to close UK car plant with the loss of 3,500 jobs

Japanese carmaker Honda is set to announce the closure of its only British car plant in 2022 with the loss of 3,500 jobs, a lawmaker told Reuters, in the latest blow to the UK car industry as Brexit approaches.

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'Wake up', Macron will tell Europe in major pre-Brexit speech: sources

Emmanuel Macron will describe Brexit as a wake-up call in a speech this month in which he will outline how Europe must be more assertive in the face of rival world powers, sources close to the French president said.

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Honda plan to close UK plant is not due to Brexit: lawmaker

Japan's Honda plans to shut its British car plant in Swindon by 2022 with the loss of 3,500 jobs but the decision is not related to Brexit, a local ...

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Seven lawmakers quit UK Labour Party citing Brexit 'betrayal', anti-Semitism

Seven Labour lawmakers quit on Monday over leader Jeremy Corbyn's approach to Brexit and a row over anti-Semitism, saying Britain's main opposition ...

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Ireland says no-deal Brexit would be 'crazy outcome'

Ireland is spending hundreds of millions of euros on preparing for a no-deal Brexit, which would be a "crazy outcome" of three years of EU-UK negotiations, Ireland's Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said on Monday.

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Seven UK lawmakers resign from Labour party citing 'Brexit,' 'bullying' and 'anti-Semitism'

Labour's Brexit stance and its handling of anti-Semitism has resulted in seven lawmakers leaving the party.

CBC /
Honda to shut U.K. plant ahead of schedule amid Brexit uncertainty: report

Japanese carmaker Honda is set to announce the closure of its Swindon car plant putting 3,500 jobs at risk, Sky News reported on Monday.

Time /
John Oliver Returns to Explain Brexit on Last Week Tonight

England is determined to “step firmly down on the rake of history,” Oliver said

Washinton Post /
Seven lawmakers quit Britain's Labour Party over Brexit and anti-Semitism

One MP said that the party had been “hijacked by the machine politics of the hard left.”

Washinton Post /
Brexit Means Facebook Can Breathe Easy in Britain

The best way to tackle fake news and privacy problems is for regulators to assess programmatic ads. The CMA will struggle to play its part.

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7 British lawmakers leave Labor Party over Brexit disagreement

Seven members of British Parliament said Monday they're leaving the Labor Party and will serve as independents, citing frustration with leader ...

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7 U.K. Labour MPs quit party over leader's Brexit approach

Seven British lawmakers quit the main opposition Labour Party on Monday over its approach to issues including Brexit and anti-Semitism — the biggest shakeup in years for one of Britain's major political parties.

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Authorities in Spain, Gibraltar give differing accounts of warship incident

Authorities in Madrid and Gibraltar give differing versions of an incident in which a Spanish warship told commercial vessels to leave anchorages near the U.K. overseas territory, the latest example of tension over the strategic port as Brexit approaches.

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'A bit messy on the other side': Dutch economy braces for Brexit shockwave

Politicians and business executives in the Netherlands are working to avoid the worst economic outcome as Britain’s uncertain future in the face of Brexit sends shockwaves to continental Europe. ...

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