31. Mar, 2018


"I imagine that the right-wing leader, cross at being insulted by the union, might want to walk out and it seemed to me that there should be an order procedure for withdrawal."

James clarified: "When you say right-wing, you mean far-right?" and he responded: "I mean far-right, yes."

James summed it up perfectly: "So the only circumstances in which the author of Article 50 thought that Article 50 would ever be triggered would be if a far-right government wanted it to be."

The peer who wrote Article 50 says he drafted the passage simply to allow far-right governments to get out of the European Union.