‘Our nation is in peril’: Tony Blair urges calm in Brexit talks | Politics | The Guardian

Tony Blair, Prime Minister of the United Kingd...

Tony Blair, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 1997-2007. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

The Guardian reports that Tony Blair, former prime minister, has called on Conservative leadership candidates to act ‘without bitterness’ during EU negotiation process. Blair recognizes that with the Labour Party immobilized, it’s up to the Conservatives.

Source: ‘Our nation is in peril’: Tony Blair urges calm in Brexit talks | Politics | The Guardian

Blair also warns of hostility that Nigel Farage creates in the European Parliament.

With the UK’s politics in flux, there is an important place for elder statesmen like Blair, in my view.

Thoughts?

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