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The United Kingdom Has Voted. Will It Remain United?

The United Kingdom Has Voted. Will It Remain United?

Boris Johnson’s resounding victory means Britain will almost certainly leave the European Union. But what will become of Scotland and Northern Ireland?
In Johnson Victory, Democrats and Republicans See Lessons for 2020

In Johnson Victory, Democrats and Republicans See Lessons for 2020

The 2016 Brexit vote seemed to be a harbinger of President Trump’s election. But Boris Johnson’s victory may be different.
In Johnson Victory, Democrats and Republicans See Lessons for 2020

In Johnson Victory, Democrats and Republicans See Lessons for 2020

The 2016 Brexit vote seemed to be a harbinger of President Trump’s election. But Boris Johnson’s victory may be different.

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

The year in pictures. This is what racism sounds like in banking. Gretchen Carlson wants her voice back. In praise of public restrooms, and more.

11 of Our Best Weekend Reads

The year in pictures. This is what racism sounds like in banking. Gretchen Carlson wants her voice back. In praise of public restrooms, and more.

Brexit Is Going to Get Done. But on Whose Terms?

Boris Johnson’s victory has drawn in millions of former Labour voters whose vision of Brexit is far different from the Conservative establishment’s.
U.K. Election Result Starts Clock on Brexit Talks With E.U.

U.K. Election Result Starts Clock on Brexit Talks With E.U.

Few expect the negotiations on the country’s future trade and security relationship with the bloc to be quick or easy.
U.K. Election Result Starts Clock on Brexit Talks With E.U.

U.K. Election Result Starts Clock on Brexit Talks With E.U.

Few expect the negotiations on the country’s future trade and security relationship with the bloc to be quick or easy.

Brexit Is Going to Get Done. But on Whose Terms?

Boris Johnson’s victory has drawn in millions of former Labour voters whose vision of Brexit is far different from the Conservative establishment’s.
What the U.K. Election Result Means for Global Business

What the U.K. Election Result Means for Global Business

Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the government now had “a powerful new mandate to get Brexit done,” a stance that goes against decades of greater economic integration.
Brexit Once Meant a Weaker British Pound, but Not Anymore

Brexit Once Meant a Weaker British Pound, but Not Anymore

Britain’s currency has gained on the prospect that a Conservative victory will remove uncertainty about the break from the European Union.
The Politics of Exhaustion

The Politics of Exhaustion

Voters pick whichever candidate exhausts them less.
Brexit Once Meant a Weaker British Pound, but Not Anymore

Brexit Once Meant a Weaker British Pound, but Not Anymore

Britain’s currency has gained on the prospect that a Conservative victory will remove uncertainty about the break from the European Union.
Conservatives Win Commanding Majority in U.K. Vote: ‘Brexit Will Happen’

Conservatives Win Commanding Majority in U.K. Vote: ‘Brexit Will Happen’

The strong showing is vindication for Boris Johnson, who now has a chance to put his personal stamp on Britain, beginning with Brexit.
Conservatives Win Commanding Majority in U.K. Vote: ‘Brexit Will Happen’

Conservatives Win Commanding Majority in U.K. Vote: ‘Brexit Will Happen’

The strong showing is vindication for Boris Johnson, who now has a chance to put his personal stamp on Britain, beginning with Brexit.
The Fate of Boris and Brexit

The Fate of Boris and Brexit

Britain’s prime minister has hitched his re-election campaign to a promise to “get Brexit done.” But he’s selling bankers and blue-collar workers two very different visions for the country.
A Vote for Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party Is a Vote for Anti-Semitism

A Vote for Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party Is a Vote for Anti-Semitism

The only thing necessary for bigots to be normalized is for the unbigoted to shrug.
Photos of the U.K. in the Shadow of Brexit

Photos of the U.K. in the Shadow of Brexit

Britain feels anxious, with traditional loyalties cracking. A fifth election in five years has cleaved the country into Leave and Remain, and raised questions about whether the United Kingdom can
Photos of the U.K. in the Shadow of Brexit

Photos of the U.K. in the Shadow of Brexit

Britain feels anxious, with traditional loyalties cracking. A fifth election in five years has cleaved the country into Leave and Remain, and raised questions about whether the United Kingdom can