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UK's EU guru explains Brexit with dinosaurs and de Gaulle

1 month ago   |   By Politico

“I'm here to explain, not tell.”
David Frost is the opposite of the strident, high-voltage Brexiteer. Boris Johnson's Europe adviser does not possess the bombast of a Nigel Farage. Instead, the U.K.'s chief negotiator comes across as a mild-mannered, suburban bank manager, patiently running through the terms and conditions on a new product - in this case, explaining to a skeptical Brussels audience that Brexit is in fact an exciting “revolution.”
Frost's speech at the Université Libre de Bruxelles Monday evening - a rare public appearance for an influential figure driving Johnson's Brexit...
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