As you know, we’ve been following the Brexit story closely. We recently posted an update on where we on Brexit. However, the story has already developed some more. Theresa May recently lost another vote and the caucus to hold a 2nd referendum is already increasing. There are major concerns over the backstop in Northern Ireland. Brexiteers don’t want a backstop without a legal date that would end it. Meanwhile, the EU is concerned about the sectarian violence that can break out in the area if a hard border is created again. Then there’s also the small matter of trade if Britain leaves the EU on the 29th of March without a deal. Support for May’s deal in Parliament remains sparse after it’s failure in Parliament in January.
Here’s a great John Oliver video to catch you on Brexit.