October 9, 2019 | By Zanny Minton Beddoes, Brian Hanson

Deep Dish: Has Brexit Finally Arrived? The Economist’s Zanny Minton Beddoes Explains.

Pro-Leave Brexit Sign in UK

More than 1,200 days have passed since Britain's referendum to leave the European Union, but little has been decided in that time about how Brexit will actually take place. As the Oct. 31 deadline nears and Boris Johnson's government tries to negotiate a deal at the wire, the editor-in-chief of The Economist joins Deep Dish to explain how the United Kingdom fell into this predicament and what to expect next.

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