Ken Clarke: My ‘complacent’ generation sowed seeds of populism

LONDON — Ken Clarke was in a reflective mood. “I’m a member of the 1990s establishment,” the veteran Conservative Party MP said, sitting at the desk of his parliamentary office in London, looking out over sweeping views of Westminster Bridge and the River Thames. “We were very pleased with ourselves for setting up the great normality.”…


May urges UK to ‘turn a corner’ in 2019

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May | Pool photo by Adrian Dennis via Getty Images May urges UK to ‘turn a corner’ in 2019 British prime minister urges optimism and embracing life after Brexit. By David M. Herszenhorn 1/1/19, 2:56 AM CET Updated 1/1/19, 7:57 AM CET Start a new chapter. Turn a corner. Move forward…