UK election

We should have learned after Iraq – but Brexit shows we are still willing to blindly follow politicians into disaster

Sir John Chilcot’s new comments on Tony Blair relying on ‘belief rather than fact’ has chilling parallels with our present day political dilemma James Moore @JimMooreJourno In a wide ranging interview with the BBC, Sir John Chilcot said Tony Blair was “not straight with the nation” and relied on belief rather than fact […]

UK vote shows discontent over May’s Brexit strategy, says Merkel’s deputy

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said Friday that the UK vote reflected popular discontent over Prime Minister Theresa May’s hard Brexit strategy, which he said should be reconsidered. Read more….https://www.thelocal.de/20170609/uk-elections-germans-praise-young-brits-for-voting-for-europe-amid-brexit-talks-warninghttps://www.thelocal.de/20170609/uk-elections-germans-praise-young-brits-for-voting-for-europe-amid-brexit-talks-warning

General Election latest: Theresa May strikes deal with DUP

Theresa May will ask the Queen for permission to form a minority Government when she visits Buckingham Palace at 12.30pm, Downing Street has said. Read more…http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/06/09/general-election-results-theresa-may-talks-dup-coalition/http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/06/09/general-election-results-theresa-may-talks-dup-coalition/http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/06/09/general-election-results-theresa-may-talks-dup-coalition/http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/06/09/general-election-results-theresa-may-talks-dup-coalition/