WR12 The Swiss Model for Brexit

Andres Allemand – originally published in the Independent 14th November 2018 The “Swiss model” is often referred to by British politicians speaking about Brexit. Presumably this is because Switzerland never joined the EU. And because it is seen by many as the world champion of direct democracy. Around 600 questions have been put to public

WR9 Party Time & Brexit

The People’s Vote (PV) demo on October 20th must be supported 100% without reservations – the Open Britain initiative is not perfect but it is the only show in town. After the demo the wider picture will be clearer as the vote in the Commons in November is racing towards us and party politics will

WR7 The state of play August 2018

Anti Brexit in late summer The summer parliamentary recess means Brexit is out of the headlines, apart from Boris Johnson, giving a chance to take stock. At national level activity is focussed on the People’s Vote petition launched after the June 23rd. The collection of signatures for the People’s Vote petition shows a steady growth,