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Capitulation or chaos? Theresa May is forcing the Brexiters to choose | Rafael Behr

By exhausting the Tory ultra-Brexiters, the prime minister hopes to land a more moderate deal. But will it backfire?It says a lot about Theresa May’s handling of Brexit that the principle of a “meaningful” vote for parliament on the final deal has been settled, but only by deferring agreement on the meaning of “meaningful”.The prime minister has promised to satisfy Tory rebel demands that MPs be consulted on future steps in the event that the deal is voted down. This is significant because parliament’s binary right to approve or reject...

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Published By: theguardian.com - Wednesday, 13 June