Without UKIP there would be no 2017 EU referendum. But if the Out side wins they could become irrelevant because they "won". If the In side wins they could become irrelevant because they "lost". They need to resolve the paradox, via a massive new push in political ideas, and electoral reform
Some fascinating analysis shows that Labour MPs who defied their party on an EU referendum did significantly better at the election than those who didn't. Voters, it appears, don't like politicians who have contempt for their democratic rights
The Left-leaning parties -- especially Labour, the LibDems and the SNP -- show their contempt for democracy by refusing to pledge an In/Out EU referendum. But their arrogance belies the fact that the Europhiles always get Europe totally wrong
As some large businesses will doubtless still wish to tell the UK whether to stay in the EU or not, we do need to examine the bad record of these large companies who have spoken out in the past on these big issues. If many had had their way we'd now be in the euro!