Opinion, by Michael Royster

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Today is crunch time for Brexit, as Prime Minister Theresa May tries to drum up support for her plan. She appears to be losing: many members of parliament (MP's) theoretically allied with her government will vote against the plan.

What strikes The Curmudgeon, however, is the vast difference between Theresa May’s approach to apostate MP's and those made, in similar circumstances, by past Presidents of Brazil — especially Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed? Login Here