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Nick Clegg: I Could Not Have Backed Brexit Referendum

3 weeks agoNews : Newsweek: US

Read the full interview with Nick Clegg here Nick Clegg has revealed that he would never have entered into a second coalition government that promised a referendum on EU membership. At the time of the 2015 election, Clegg had not publicly ruled out joining a government that offered the electorate a vote on the EU. Show More Summary

Nick Clegg Interview: ‘We Ended Up Strapped to a Political Beast That Changed Completely’

3 weeks agoNews : Newsweek: US

One of the many tragedies of Nick Clegg’s career in frontline politics is that he gave one of his best speeches just after it was over. On the morning of May 8, 2015, blinking on the edge of tears, the then-Liberal Democrat leader resigned...Show More Summary

Nick Clegg: Theresa May 'Panders' To Europe 'Prejudice'

Britain’s former Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has accused new Prime Minister Theresa May of misrepresenting EU migration patterns for political ends when she was Home Secretary. He told The Guardian in an interview published Friday...Show More Summary

Nick Clegg claims Michael Gove leaked 'Queen backs Brexit' story to the press

Former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg claims in a new BBC documentary that Michael Gove was behind the controversial "Queen Backs Brexit" story, which was leaked to The Sun newspaper earlier this year. The article, published in March,...Show More Summary

Nick Clegg Mounts Return To Liberal Democrats Front Bench

2 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

Former British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is to return to the Liberal Democrats front bench as European Union spokesperson. Clegg, who has spent the period since his resignation as party leader in May 2015 on the backbenches as...Show More Summary

Britain Is a Total Mess Right Now

The day before the Brexit vote, Nick Clegg, the former leader of the Liberal Democrats, wrote a piece titled "What you will wake up to if we vote to Leave..." It's astonishingly prescient and worth a read. Apparently not very many people believed him, though. But he was totally right, and no one knows what the hell is going on anymore. Show More Summary

I Agree with Nick!

Nick Clegg is being hailed as 'Mystic Clegg' for his amazingly prescient comments on what a vote for Brexit might bring. "A naïve and dangerous fantasy" sums up what the former Lib Dem leader had to say at a pro-EU rally in Edinburgh...Show More Summary

Some Reflections about Thursday's 'Daily Politics'

Having been subjected to the usual grumbles that I ‘didn’t do my case any good’ etc. by standing up for myself against presenters’ attempts to close me down, I thought I’d subject my encounter with Nick Clegg on BBC-2’s ‘Daily...

Top Politician Admits it - There is de facto decriminalisation of Cannabis

Here is the news. A major British politicians has finally admitted the truth about the ‘War on Drugs’ in this country. There isn’t one. Nick Clegg, former Deputy Prime Minister, said on BBC-2’s ‘The Daily Politics’ today. ‘Peter...

PETER HITCHENS: A drug-ravaged criminal or Nick Clegg...Guess which one I trust

This is Peter Hitchens' Mail on Sunday column How on earth did I end up on friendly terms with Howard Marks, the drug-smuggler and pro-cannabis propagandist who died last week? Yet I did. You might think we would loathe each...

Ex-UK Deputy Prime Minister Denies Reports Queen Elizabeth II Backed Brexit

Former UK Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg on Wednesday refuted media reports that British Queen Elizabeth II told him she was in favor of the country exiting the European Union during his term in office.

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