Professor Tim Bale, As Labour Party splits over leaving the EU intensify, can the party survive Brexit?
6 February 2017No, according to Professor Tim Bale who argues: “Labour has effectively given up its right to call itself pro-European and may soon find itself forced into becoming an anti-immigration party too. That may or may not be a smart move electorally. But it means that Labour is no longer the same party that many of its members – both at Westminster and beyond – thought they’d joined.”
Professor Bale was also quoted in a Wall Street Journal article titled Trump’s bluntness unsettles world leaders, and on BBC Radio 4 World Tonight on the Article 50 vote (starts 13m30s)