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Week in Review: Customs union fight approaches its climax

The customs union is a small part of the Brexit debacle, but people have wrongly begun to talk as if it somehow solves the Irish border problem. Customs union functions the way it does because of the single market, which is the only thing that makes sure there are no checks at the border.

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What one piece of Jacob Rees-Mogg nonsense tells us about Brexit tactics

Jacob Rees-Mogg claims we have ten years after Brexit to negotiate a free trade agreement in which the UK can carry on with zero tariffs. But the argument makes no sense on its own terms and experts in this area of international law are clear that it does not do anything like what he is claiming.