• Spare your pity for Theresa May and her tears

    24 days ago - By Dazed Digital

    These last three years have been defined by broken promises, unabashed dishonesty, and widespread, Tory-fisted suffering - no matter what a teary Theresa May says in her resignation speech.
    “I will shortly leave the job that it has been the honour of my life to hold,” May said earlier today, addressing press outside 10 Downing Street. “The second female prime minister, but certainly not the last. I do so with no ill will, but with enormous and enduring gratitude to have had the...
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  • Industry outrage at Conservative Brexit chaos

    Industry outrage at Conservative Brexit chaos

    24 days ago - By Drapers

    The retail industry fears that prime minister Theresa May's decision to step down as leader of the Conservative Party will cause “further disruption and political turmoil” for UK businesses, and urge the next frontrunner to dodge a “catastrophic” no-deal Brexit.
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  • Theresa May Steps Down as U.K. Prime Minister, Pound Surges

    Theresa May Steps Down as U.K. Prime Minister, Pound Surges

    24 days ago - By WWD

    LONDON - Theresa May announced her resignation as Prime Minister earlier today. Her resignation will come into effect June 7 and a leadership contest will begin in the following week for her replacement.
    May will take on a caretaker role until a new leader has been elected. “I have done everything I can to convince MPs to back that deal. Sadly, I have not been able to do so. I tried three times,” she said in a speech delivered at Downing Street.
    Earlier this week, May put offered Members of Parliament the chance to vote on whether to hold a second Brexit referendum as one of the new...
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  • Theresa May is out - what the hell happens now?

    Theresa May is out - what the hell happens now?

    25 days ago - By Dazed Digital

    The day we've been waiting for, since 2016, has arrived - Theresa May has resigned as prime minister of the UK. May revealed that she's not a robot after all, ending her resignation speech in tears, exclaiming her gratitude to have the opportunity “to serve the country I love.”
    Addressing austerity, the Grenfell fire, Northern Ireland's lack of government, and more, May appeared deluded about...
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