Odds of a Brexit deal fade as Boris Johnson and Angela Merkel clash

Press quote (The New York Times)
08 October 2019

To Charles Grant, the director of the Centre for European Reform, a research institute, it is all about constructing a narrative of “the people versus the elite.”

“They understand theater in Downing Street,” Mr Grant said, “and the theater of ‘the people’s Boris’ being pushed around by out-of-touch judges and other European Council leaders, suits his narrative.”