It might have looked like her only choice, but postponing the vote was the wrong move for a weak prime minister.
We can't agree what the 'will of the people' was in 2016, but these are the representatives they elected in 2017.
Some possible outcomes as we head into the unknown.
Supporters and opponents to the withdrawal deal both say national security is under threat – but the truth is that neither side can guarantee anything at this stage.
This group only recently reached voting age, and they'd like to have a say.
Brexit has shown the constitutional arrangements around devolution for what they are.
The PM has shown time and again that her political judgement is way off base, yet she claims to know that her deal is the best option.
Expect more member states to 'do a Spain' once future relationship talks commence.
Theresa May is courting ethnic minority support for her Brexit deal with her rhetoric on EU nationals 'jumping the queue'.
How a child reacted to Theresa May's comments that Brexit would stop EU citizens from 'jumping the queue' to come to the UK.
As England agonises over Brexit, divisions have emerged in other parts of the UK, especially in Northern Ireland and independent-minded Scotland.
And why it’s not enough to be against the Withdrawal Agreement.
Controlling immigration was the most important concern for Brexit voters and May's deal does that.
Like Lewis Carroll's nonsense poem, the Brexit target was a figment of everyone's imagination.
Theresa May's Brexit plan has crumbled on contact with the reality of UK and EU politics.
The deal now needs to be agreed by UK MPs and each EU member state.
An association with Brexit and a desire to win back the white working class aren't particularly appealing to minority voters.
Are the Conservatives admitting that austerity hasn't worked?
Both sides seem open to a longer Article 50 process after talks in Brussels went nowhere.
Jacob Rees-Mogg speaks for a minority of a minority, so why are we letting him dictate government policy?