His prorogation was ruled unlawful, but that won't stop the prime minister playing the populist card.
Members and leaders are at odds over the two biggest issues of the day. And an ambitious motion on a Green New Deal could make waves in Brighton too.
Labour's grassroots members and its leadership look set to clash at its Conference in Brighton. But don't bet on the members getting Corbyn to back Remain.
Advice on how to prepare for Brexit is as much about projecting the government's vision for life after October 31 than it is about what citizens need to do.
Political chaos is growing in the UK as the government tries to manage the country's exit from the European Union. What does the EU do that so angered UK voters that they voted to leave?
Citizens voting directly on policy seems like a good idea. But that led to the Brexit mess in the UK. In the US, two scholars say direct democracy deepens distrust of politics and government.
Relations between the UK and France are often portrayed as a history of at best mutual suspicion and at worst open hostility..
Boris Johnson fails on six scores of inspiring leadership.
The UK Supreme Court's decision will have profound implications for how and why a prime minister can suspend parliament.
Land of Hope and Glory seems somehow inappropriate given the current state of British politics.
Despite many Irish-Americans claiming Protestant descent, unionists throughout history have found their rallying cries falling on deaf ears.
All the drama has played out in the UK lately – with very little regard for whether any of the options under discussion would be acceptable to the EU.
Extremism and terrorism should not be simply interlinked.
The political class is tearing itself to pieces, and journalists are making sure we can read all about it. But beyond Westminster, why would people care about things they can do nothing about?
A no-deal Brexit means the immediate imposition of import duties and various controls on UK-EU trade.
A strong speaker is never going to win friends. Bercow had a different goal.
As Boris Johnson's tactics cause deep rifts within the Conservative Party, the UK faces a Brexit of radical conservatism - and plenty of risks.
It's not all about the economics – people's sense of well-being may help explain anti-immigration attitudes.
Parliaments were and remain institutions of frustrating negotiation and very often unpalatable compromise. They also represent an imperfect but significant check on the abuse of power.
MPs blocked the prime minister's motion to hold an election – but that doesn't mean they don't want one.