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Chuka Umunna

Chuka Umunna is an Independent columnist and a British Labour politician who has been the MP for Streatham since 2010. He was shadow business secretary from 2011 to 2015

The Brexit leadership vacuum on both sides has never been clearer

It is blindingly obvious that all parties should sit down together to sort out the mess. That it is so difficult shows a political system in desperate need of change

Remarkably, May is still ignoring the urgency of the Brexit deadline

Even if the Commons sat at the weekends and late into the night, every night, it is difficult to see how we could negotiate the necessary legislation by 29 March deadline

A People's Vote will be impossible without cross-party consensus

This might explain why some Eurosceptics on the right and the left try to toxify cross-party work at every turn: because they know it is effective

A People's Vote is our final chance to get it right

Over 2 million young people have not had a chance to vote on Brexit yet – that’s why they will be at the front of the march, leading the charge