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  • Varoufakis

    EU crisis: Mediterranean Game of Thrones

    The real story of Greece's talks with the EU on austerity is of a massive climbdown by the supposedly anti-austerity Syriza. In this game of thrones the Germans have outgamed the Greeks, and will do the same to Spain, all because of their addiction to the euro

    by Tom Gallagher - 23 February 2015
  • Hague

    British government stifles EU debate. Frit?

    The reasons the government is giving for blanking out debate on the EU in the run-up to the general election are frankly absurd. Why are they running away from this huge issue? Maggie had a word: Frit....

    by Alan Murad - 22 February 2015
  • Eu_commission_building

    An ideal EU? Not likely

    Business for Britain thinks it has a blueprint for Britain inside a reformed EU. But, like David Cameron, they don't understand that it is the whole EU model that needs abolishing. Nothing less will really mean anything

    by Alan Murad - 17 February 2015
  • Cameron_eu_latest

    What would a new UK relationship with the EU look like?

    The idea that we would be isolated, poorer and cut adrift as a nation if we left or radically changed our relationship with the EU is pure nonsense. Consider what an unshackled Britain would actually look like, says John Redwood MP

    by John Redwood MP - 15 February 2015
  • Jos%c3%a9_ortega_y_gasset_latest

    Why charlatans and demagogues are flourishing

    The Spanish philosopher José Ortega y Gasset knew a thing or two about the modern world, and the shallow populism that seduces it. Modern Europe should re-read his penetrating analysis on how democracy dies

    by Tom Gallagher - 12 February 2015
  • Alchemist

    The dangerous alchemy of the European Union

    The European project now appears to be defined by the euro which represents probably the biggest single risk to global financial stability in the world today, says Liam Fox MP

    by Dr Liam Fox MP - 11 February 2015
  • Syriza

    Greek crisis foreshadows new European order

    Far-Left Syriza's victory in Greece could herald the beginning of an even more bureaucratic, state-dominated and anti-democratic European Union than we already have

    by Tom Gallagher -  5 February 2015
  • Cameron_juncker_marriage

    The EU/UK relationship is now like a bad marriage

    With the EU, the UK is like the poor husband who can never get anything right for his wife. What is going to happen to this odd couple? After all, however down he feels, the husband isn't so sure about a break up

    by John Redwood MP -  3 February 2015
  • Train_wreck_at_montparnasse_1895-e1394048431799

    This time a real EU train crash may be on its way

    It is widely noted that the EU has turned into a slow motion train crash. But the latest regulatory madness from Brussels over the rail system threatens the risk of a real train crash right here in Britain. It's never going to stop until we get Britain out

    by Luke Stanley - 27 January 2015
  • Mario_draghi

    Super Mario – an Italian in Europe

    ECB boss Mario Draghi’s QE might work, it might not, but his legacy seems certain. If the euro survives Super Mario will be seen as one of its saviours. So, will it work?

    by Tim Hedges - 25 January 2015
  • Ambulance_nhs

    Latest EU madness threatens our NHS

    Last week the Commons discussed the proposed EU-US free trade agreement, named the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). One of the most important aspects was how the Treaty would impact the NHS. Brussels whacks Britain yet again, and UKIP won't stand for it. Let's get Britain out

    by Janice Atkinson - 19 January 2015
  • Euro_fiasco

    The destructive power of the Euro grows

    The delay in loosening money and the refusal to break up the Eurozone and have economic policies which work better is dragging Euroland back into low growth and recession, and is generating mass unemployment. Another fine mess courtesy of European integration

    by John Redwood MP - 16 January 2015
  • Juncker_small_business

    EU in latest disastrous move to destroy small businesses

    Yet again, the European Union has blundered into legislation which will make life for small businesses a nightmare. This time it's the turn of online business to be clobbered, and then strangled in growth and innovation destroying red tape. We've got to get Britain out

    by Alan Murad - 15 January 2015
  • Broken_euro

    Euro destroying traditional political parties in Europe

    The euro is breaking apart the traditional party system across its member states. Euro enthusiasts always said it was a political as well as an economic project. Too true. It's a political, as well as an economic, disaster

    by John Redwood MP - 10 January 2015
  • Cabinet_table

    Cameron bars eurosceptic ministers from referendum

    David Cameron's move to block ministers in a future Conservative government from campaigning to quit the EU is a sign of weakness. Still, when the time comes, they must retain the courage to say the emperor has no clothes

    by Luke Stanley -  5 January 2015


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