In the 1970s, European integration looked like a modern project. Now it looks tired, outdated and wrongheaded.
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The whole process has shown beyond doubt that the EU cannot be reformed from within.
Daniel Hannan: Cameron’s strategy for winning the EU referendum – use the word ‘security’ as much as possible
Monday’s announcement on deporting those who don’t speak English wasn’t really about integration or extremism.
Carswell and I predicted that the internet would finish off top-down politics, but I still find it weird when it actually happens.
Whether we measure literacy or longevity, infant mortality or sexual equality, the world in 2015 was a better place during this past twelve months.
It is now clear that the renegotiation process has proved that the Union is incapable of reform.
The idea that Turkey is somehow backing ISIS has become a popular meme, assiduously spread online by Russian agents provocateurs, and taken up by some in Western Europe,
Daniel Hannan MEP: The game’s afoot – and the Eurocrats are delighted with Cameron’s renegotiation pitch
The choice is now crystal clear – and many more Tories will join the Vote Leave campaign as a result.
Daniel Hannan MEP: The Norwegian model is preferable to being an EU member – but we can do even better than that
The europhiles never seem to tire of setting up straw men and celebrating their ability to knock them down.
Daniel Hannan MEP: Cameron lowers renegotiation expectations in the hope of selling a paltry change as a triumph
It won’t work – not least because Andrew Lansley accidentally leaked the plan over the summer.
Some British socialists are so allergic to their own country that they will take up the cause of republican bombers and jihadi murderers.
By any measure, those who declare they would vote to Remain “under all circumstances” are the holders of an extreme position.
On the AECR’s latest social action project we went to help on the front line. These states will eventually buckle.
While, even now, some high-minded people are getting through, many peerages are going to time-serving quangocrats.
Daniel Hannan MEP: Robert Conquest – historian, victorious Cold Warrior, poet and lover of the limerick
The wholesale and widespread rejection of Marxism-Leninism is a testament to how thoroughly he and his comrades won the argument.