Gina Miller.

This story is from rabid Brextremist site alt-politics, but seems to be mostly factual and reasonable in tone except at the end – and I advise you to visit the source article to see what I mean.

It seems Gina Miller has launched Campaign2018.org, which aims to force the Tory Government to allow a vote on all aspects of the final Brexit deal it negotiates with the EU.

To be honest, Ms Miller makes a strong case, and it was initially hard to understand why the alt-politics article was headed Gina Miller launches new campaign to derail Brexit. See what you think:

Remain campaigner Gina Miller, who launched the legal challenge forcing Theresa May to have a vote in parliament to trigger Article 50, has launched a new campaign named Campaign2018.org with the objective of forcing a vote on the final Brexit deal negotiated by the British Prime Minister and her team. She unveiled the new campaign in an interview with the Evening Standard yesterday.

Campaign2018’s strapline is “A good deal for Britain”, and urges that “the Brexit Bill be amended to allow Parliament a full vote on the outcome of the negotiations” rather than a simple yes or no. The site has 2,805 supporters since Monday.

Miller urges bodies unto the breach. “In the face of no opposition, whoever feels the need to be the voice of reason needs to speak up now,” she tells us. “Currently MPs are too weak to do that — so we must do it for them. If it doesn’t work, then we will try again with the Great Repeal Bill or try and get emergency legislation.”

The part that presumably caused the article’s author, ‘Westmonster Dave’, to start foaming at the mouth was in a letter to The Times. It said:

Parliament’s vote on any emerging settlement must also permit, if the terms are not in the national interest, amendment or extension of the negotiations, and to allow the country the option of an alternative relationship with the EU, including the possibility of membership.

Two years after the EU referendum, it is possible that we may know much more about how leaving will affect our daily lives – and it may well be that the evidence points to the UK being much worse-off, despite what supporters of Brexit have been led to believe.

If that proves to be the case, then why on Earth would anybody want to persist in what would amount to an act of national self-harm?

Source: Gina Miller Launches New Campaign To Derail BREXIT | ALT-POLITICS

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