18/02/2017 - 16:08
Fellow Europeans, just like you, I am bitterly disappointed that the vote on our amendment to the Brexit BIll did not go through.
26/01/2017 - 10:59
Right wing populists in Europe have been galvanised by last year’s Brexit vote in the UK and Donald Trump’s triumph in the American presidential election. But will they strike further blows against the European political establishment in 2017?
03/12/2016 - 20:48
Has cavalier Brexit lunacy irrevocably damaged the UK polity? Hot on the heels of the banking crash that sparked the recession and austerity, the wretched failure of leadership from the Government and Opposition has compounded public distrust of elites.
04/08/2016 - 22:15
During the course of the referendum campaign trade unionists heard concerns over EU migration linked with low wages, lack of services and poor quality jobs in many parts of the country.
16/07/2016 - 19:58
The Home Affairs Select Committee is conducting an inquiry into the work of the Immigration Directorate. It has just taken evidence from the Immigration Minister, James Brokenshire, before he was appointed as Northern Ireland Secretary.
22/06/2016 - 19:24
The referendum asks us to make a binary decision, rather than judge between alternative visions of the EU.
22/06/2016 - 16:40
It’s nearly the end of this long referendum campaign. If you’re still an undecided voter, or wavering about your choice, or if you know someone who is either of those things, I’d like to set out the arguments why I believe you should vote to stay in the European Union.
21/06/2016 - 22:36
When Scotland voted in its own referendum back in 2014, many in the rest of the Union argued that they too should have a say in the country’s future.
21/06/2016 - 16:21
Some left criticisms of the EU are justified, but a left exit (or Lexit) is not the answer.
21/06/2016 - 16:00
Among the many possible costs of Brexit, one that is increasingly difficult to ignore the facts on is the impact on the UK's capacity to conduct world leading research.