After Jeremy Corbyn’s assured and authentic performance on Sky News’ Ridge this morning, Sophie Ridge interviewed Theresa May – and the result was the fidgety, shifty avoidance and dense nonsense you’d expect.
As Ridge pointed out, the wording of the agreement ties the UK into the backstop, requiring joint agreement for the UK to ever leave it – giving the EU effective control over the UK for as long as it wants.
She demanded a ‘yes or no’ answer from May whether this was correct – and the nonsense that came out as May squirmed to avoid a straight answer was something to behold:
Assuming we can even afford insurance under Tory policies, which for millions is not the case.
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