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Posts Tagged: EU Referendum
The Crown Prosecution Service and the police are still failing to uphold democracy in Tower Hamlets.
This site was unusual in arguing before the vote that the SNP and Plaid needed the EU. Today it is received wisdom – so where are the recantations?
Such a phased withdrawal is not necessary, and it provides unnecessary succour to those as yet unreconciled to our leaving the EU.
Few people want to stop skilled workers coming to the UK. But many voters understandably want better integration of new arrivals.
An in-depth survey of the impact of EU migrants on the economy is a good start, but it must reflect a broader range of priorities and concerns.
Senior sources say that newspaper reports on a grand bargain over transitional freedom of movement are jumping the gun.
A widely-circulated article putting it all down to biased teachers doesn’t ring true.
To help win a new generation of young voters, the Conservatives need a new Swinton College – or a modern equivalent
It was the brainchild of Rab Butler, set up to educate Tory members. 54,000 Conservative activists, agents and other students took courses.
Christopher Howarth: Osborne, Umunna and the CBI are offering a bridge to nowhere, not a bridging agreement
Having attacked EEA membership as a bad deal during the referendum, they now pretend it is a good idea in the hope of preventing Brexit.
It backed nationalisation in the ’40s. It opposed Thatcher’s economic policy in the ’80s. It supported the Euro in the ’90s. And now it wants Single Market membership.
The British economy is already strong, and leaving the customs union will open the door to even broader horizons.
We simply don’t know yet what outcome could command a broad consensus. Everything short of no deal and remaining in the EU should be kept on the table.
Many of Brussels’ demands, including for continued oversight by the European Court, are quite simply preposterous.
“Thanks to the calamitous errors of two Conservative prime ministers in a row… we’re in this hell of a mess.”