George Eaton is political editor of the New Statesman.
Theresa May has embraced government as the vehicle to control markets and borders.
The Chancellor's pledge to take "whatever steps are necessary" to protect against "turbulence" was a defining moment.
The Prime Minister's demand for control of immigration and laws means Britain will leave the single market.
Both Conservative and Labour MPs regard a contest next year as the solution to their problems.
The Conservative policy board chair on the meaning of Brexit, state intervention and whether "Mayism" exists.
The Labour peer and former Liberty director is expected to join Jeremy Corbyn's team next week.
The leader's confident address will have impressed even his fiercest foes.
The party won't split, Corbynite divisions are growing and MPs have accepted Brexit.
The party's deputy leader exhilarated delegates with his paean to the Blair and Brown years.
The London mayor doused the Labour conference with cold electoral truths.
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