Daily Archives: September 12, 2016

The British prime minister Theresa May greets Donald Tusk, European Council president, in Downing Street

The British prime minister Theresa May greets Donald Tusk, European Council president, in Downing Street  © Getty Images

I went for a few days to Brussels to research for a book on Brexit. I met and listened (on a “background basis”) to politicians and officials, journalists and pundits, Brits and non-Brits. It seemed a good moment to gain a snapshot of what was being said and thought a few weeks after the referendum result but before views and attitudes settled and hardened. Read more