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20 Mar 19
NATION AND STATE

During the week of March 25, the European Parliament will hold the final vote on the Copyright Directive, the first update to EU copyright rules since 2001; normally this would be a technical affair watched only by a handful of copyright wonks and industry figures, but the Directive has become the most controversial issue in […]

20 Mar 19
NATION AND STATE

The EU’s Copyright Directive will be voted on in the week of March 25 (our sources suggest the vote will take place on March 27th, but that could change); the Directive has been controversial all along, but it took a turn for the catastrophic during the late stages of the negotiation, which yielded a final […]

20 Mar 19
Archy Worldys

Josh Noble 2019-3-20 15:24:42 Opposition leaders invited to see May The president of the BBC, Laura Kuenssberg, reports that the opposition leaders were invited to Theresa May today. They had previously been invited to meet David Mayor's representative, David Liddington, but these meetings have been canceled, she says. Dan Thomas 2019-3-20 15:17:56 Emergency Brexit debate […]

20 Mar 19
AFROINSIDER

A video grab from footage broadcast by the UK Parliament’s Parliamentary Recording Unit (PRU) shows Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May speaking at the start of the weekly Prime Minister’s Questions (PMQs) question and answer session in the House of Commons in London on March 20, 2019. – Britain will write to the EU to seek […]

20 Mar 19
London Glossy Post

Latest: Theresa May told Prime Minister’s Questions in the House of Commons that she has written to Donald Tusk to request an extension to the Article 50 Brexit negotiations to June 30. The British Prime Minister has said that she is “not prepared to delay Brexit any further than 30 June”. Mrs May said: “The […]

20 Mar 19
Archy Worldys

Theresa May turned to the EU to demand a short delay in Brexit by the end of June and told MEPs that a longer delay would mean that the result of the referendum in 2016 would "not be fulfilled". At the beginning of the Prime Minister's questions, May said, "I'm not ready to postpone Brexit […]

20 Mar 19
Arcynewsy

Theresa May wrote to the EU asking for a short delay at Brexit until the end of June, telling parliamentarians that a longer delay would mean "a failure to deliver" on the outcome of the 2016 referendum. Speaking at the outset of the prime minister's questions, May said: "I am not willing to delay Brexit […]

20 Mar 19
Countenance Blog

Cologne Some of the big issues for me professionally in the last month: Article 13 Returning ISIS Fighters Huawei Bundeswehr Utrecht Billy Six MEP Elections Permanent Summer Time (DST) Hambacher Forst City funded drug usage lounges (and I thought Portland, Oregon was nuts) Brexit me, Brexit me not Yellow vests Weltweitfrauentag hypocrisy AKK  

20 Mar 19
Lowmiller Consulting Group Blog

Brexit Prime minister says longer delay would mean a failure to deliver on 2016 referendum Follow the latest political developments – live updates Theresa May told prime minister’s questions on Wednesday that the government intended to ‘bring forward proposals for a third meaningful vote’. Photograph: House of Commons/PA Theresa May has written to the EU […]