Editorial:Theresa May's farewell speech

【明報專訊】BRITAIN will have a new prime minister on Wednesday. Boris Johnson, the former foreign minister who repeatedly claimed that he would go as far as to let a no‑deal "hard Brexit" happen, is the hot favourite to succeed May as prime minister. In her valedictory speech, May, who is about to leave office, expressed her considerable worry about uncompromising absolutism these days in the UK as well as the whole world.