25 august 2019

The real Brexit question: What does it mean for America?


Consumed by the bizarre quality of our own politics, Americans understandably enjoy reading — and being distracted by — our British cousins’ ability to behave even more oddly. Speaker John Bercow’s bellowing the Westminster Parliament to order as it struggles with Brexit is profoundly entertaining, and the United Kingdom’s inability to govern itself makes us feel better about our own political condition. With the colorful Boris Johnson ’s emergence as the lead actor in what may be the final [...]