The government’s latest scramble for a Brexit benefit is a study into reintroducing imperial measures

Oonagh Keating. Updated February 24th, 2022 You might remember that the new Minister of State for Brexit Opportunities and Government Efficiency, Jacob Rees-Mogg, had to ask Sun readers to share what they thought were benefits of Brexit. Since increased trade, better international relations and unicorn poo for every rose grower are all off the table, … Read more

The UK’s Russia sanctions didn’t live up to the hype – 23 responses that are stronger than the measures

Oonagh Keating. Updated February 23rd, 2022 In response to Russia’s blatant invasion of Ukraine under the banner of sending in ‘peacekeeping forces’ to protect Donetsk and Luhansk, countries and regions have launched a range of sanctions. Germany was first off the blocks when it pressed pause on the highly lucrative Nord Stream 2 natural gas … Read more