Skip to content
Forgot Your Password?
your online access
Brexit news and analysis from The Nation
September 3, 2019
The Wheels Are Coming Off Britain
With Brexit, Britain is facing down a regressive, authoritarian, oligarch-backed far-right political project.
August 30, 2019
Brexit Gives Its Former Colonies a Whiff of Schadenfreude
Britain is learning what many of its former colonies already know: Democracy requires constant vigilance.
August 29, 2019
Boris Johnson Exposes the Big Lie of British Politics
Parliament has voted against every resolution to the Brexit saga, but Johnson has decided to forge ahead on his own.
July 27, 2019
Boris Johnson Interviewed Me for His Column. Here’s What Didn’t Make It Into Print.
On Brexit, race, and criminal justice, Britain’s new prime minister has always played both sides for maximum expediency.
Patricia J. Williams
June 13, 2019
Trump or Brexit: Don’t Make Us Choose
DD Guttenplan on politics, John Nichols with Rashida Tlaib, and Katha Pollitt on abortion and men.
Start Making Sense
GET UNLIMITED DIGITAL ACCESS FOR LESS THAN $3 A MONTH!
May 30, 2019
How Bad Can Brexit Get?
Theresa May is out, but the crisis that made her premiership both possible and untenable has intensified.
April 26, 2019
Jon Snow Would Vote Against Brexit
Game of Thrones
, Brexit’s villains are extremists fixated on short-term personal gain at the expense of everyone else.
April 18, 2019
Brexit Is Not Just a Tragedy for Britain
The UK’s ridiculous behavior has made the EU look far more coherent than it deserves.
April 16, 2019
Britain, Seized With Brexit Madness, Staggers Toward Yet Another Deadline
There’s still no resolution in sight. But some on the left see the new October departure date as a chance to counter the nativist right.
March 21, 2019
Brexit Has Made the UK a Laughingstock
The British political class is in crisis.