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Response to hunter (Reply #1)

Mon Aug 5, 2019, 06:47 PM

2. Yep. The problem that Powell didn't mention though is that if Johnson cuts the DUP loose, and offers

a customs border down the Irish Sea, it's not beyond the bounds of possibilities that the DUP (and even nuttier elements, yes there are) will stir the shit in the Unionist community, to stoke violence on their side.

That said, if you wanted to see England leave the EU, the easiest solution for the Conservative & Unionist Party is to double deal on the DUP, by calling a snap election and hope to win a majority without the need for the DUP's votes. But for Corbyn, Labour would romp home in a General Election....it's such a mess.

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