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COVID-19’s chaotic pandemic management threatens Johnson

TOPICS: Boris Johnson, coronavirus, COVID-19, Keir Starmer, outbreak, pandemic, quarantine, United Kingdom

Since the beginning of the pandemic, Boris Johnson has been stumbling around. His slow response to confinement was not without controversy. And now, with the de-escalation strategy, chaos is repeating itself. Or it is even worse, because the Tory leader is increasingly being cornered by the Labour opposition, he has lost the confidence of a […]

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Brexit and COVID-19: perfect storm stalks Boris Johnson

TOPICS: Boris Johnson, Brexit, coronavirus, COVID-19, crisis, death toll, GDP, Gross Domestic Product, pandemic, unemployment

The Boris Johnson government is under increasing pressure from its own ranks to provide some oxygen to the economy in the midst of the pandemic. In April, the first month that the British were entirely confined, the number of people applying for unemployment assistance rose from 856,500 to 2.1 million, the highest rise in a […]

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