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Theresa May’s failed gamble

The Conservatives’ botched campaign will bring chaos—and opportunities HER political career has been defined by caution. So it is cruel for Theresa May, and delicious for her enemies, that it may have been ended by one big, disastrous gamble. Eight weeks ago she called a snap election, risking her government …

Quote of the Day

“The country is exhausted. This has been just a depressing exercise in democracy.” ~RACHEL JOHNSON, a writer who is the sister of the foreign secretary Boris Johnson, describing the looming snap elections in Britain, the country’s fourth major vote in four years. Source: Quotation of the Day: At Race’s End, …