As Theresa May lands on Brussels on Thursday, she leaves behind a Queen’s speech that was politically timid, devoid of pomp, and programmatically lean, if one were to strip away the fat of Brexit negotiations.
On Wednesday, the atmosphere was somber in Westminster. Following the Grenfell Tower block fire in London, which claimed the lives of 79 people, the British prime minister started out offering an apology. She then moved on to express regret for the electoral result. And she also noted tha...


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