There is a danger that those of us with strong opinions are not always the best judges of balance.
Posts Tagged: Europe
Edward Bickham: To please Brexit zealots, the Government is getting its negotiation plan seriously wrong
We are in danger of asking for the wrong things, in the wrong way and on the wrong timescale.
Christopher Howarth: Sturgeon’s vanishing independence options. There would be no automatic EU or EEA membership for Scotland.
A curious alignment of remainer Unionists and Scottish nationalists was convinced that Brexit would cause the end of the UK. Fortunately, they were wrong.
Isabel Oakeshott: A new role for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. They should become worldwide Ambassadors for Brexit.
The couple should sally forth to convey the message that Britain is ready and eager to seize the opportunities presented by liberation from Brussels.
So all other things being equal, Britain will have left the EU by the end of March 2019.
They are grateful for The Beatles, parliamentary democracy, fair play and Manchester United.
Impartiality shouldn’t be mistaken for overlooking so much that is good about Britain.
James Dobson: Leaving the EU – but not Europe – must include remaining a proud signatory of the ECHR
The European Convention on Human Rights is critical to holding the UK together.
Well, it’s been quite a week, hasn’t it?
On the eve of our conference, it’s clear that the Labour Party and the Welsh nationalists have yet to wake up to last June’s result.
And there are other policies she could pursue. More nurseries in primary schools. Tougher school discipline. Longer sentences for child abuse.
Mohammed Amin: The Government must go to the ECJ to establish whether Article 50 notice is revokable
Ministers have a clear duty to obtain legal certainty.
Everyone needs to be prepared for the hugely difficult times that we now face.
Alex Chalk and Tania Mathias were the only MPs to vote against the Government on the Lords’ amendment.
She says that the poll should be “at a time when the options are clearer than they are now, but before it is too late to decide our own path”.