Welcome To Briefings For Brexit
Providing factual evidence and reasoned arguments.
What constitutes a lie? This week’s Economist magazine accuses the Conservatives of telling the biggest lie in an election campaign ‘marinated in mendacity’. What is this big lie? It is apparently the claim that Brexit can be delivered quickly and painlessly. Is the claim that a free trade agreement with the EU can be completed within a year is a matter of opinion? Would it meet most people’s definition of what constitutes a lie? Is the Economist lying?