Knavish Tricks Johnson's Brexit Gambit Puts Queen in a Tight Spot

Boris Johnson is putting all his eggs in one basket in the final run-up to Brexit. But by sending parliament on forced leave, he is damaging democracy and also one of the last intact pillars of the United Kingdom: Queen Elizabeth II.
Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II

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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson

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No one quite knows what the next several weeks hold for Britain.

No one quite knows what the next several weeks hold for Britain.

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