Hardline Tory Brexiteers are baying for disaster

Hardline Tory Brexiteers are baying for disaster
Jacob Rees-Mogg is being considered to replace May Pic: Getty

The Brexiteers’ brainless posturing would be funny if the implications for Ireland weren’t so dire

In 2000, Michael Gove, then home editor of the London Times, attacked the Good Friday Agreement in a Centre for Policy Study paper entitled The Price of Peace, from a deeply Tory/unionist perspective. He was, of course, perfectly entitled to do so, especially at a time when the Provisionals had not yet disarmed and long before the St Andrews Conference finally paved the way for the DUP and Sinn Féin to share power.

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue reading

Subscribe Login

Independent journalism every day

With digital access you can read The Business Post whenever, wherever, and however you want.

  • Unlimited access to all sections of The Business Post on desktop, tablet and mobile.
  • Breaking news, comment and analysis from the best Business Post writers seven days a week.
  • Live blogs of major news events.
  • Videos and podcasts from some of the industry's most respected journalists such as Michael Brennan, Susan Mitchell and Ian Guider.
  • Access to The Business Post's extensive archive​.

Related Articles

More from The Business Post