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by John McCormick /// Last January’s announcement by David Cameron of a planned referendum on UK membership of the European Union – whether the vote happens or not – has had two positive effects. First, it has brought out of the woodwork many leaders of business who have rarely or never before made public statements… » read more

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A need for balance

by Diogo Pinto, Secretary General, European Movement International /// The European Movement has existed since 1948, inspired by, amongst others, Sir Winston Churchill. We understand the need for, and constantly demand a stronger, more democratic and prosperous European Union; but, crucially, we understand the value being united brings to all involved. What we see through… » read more

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Election without winners

By Dr Jan Erik Grindheim, President of the European Movement Norway /// After eight years of red-green rule with Jens Stoltenberg from the Labour party as prime minister, a change is underway in Norwegian politics. Erna Solberg, his main opponent from the Conservative party, will most probably take over the wheel after today´s parliamentary elections.… » read more

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by Robert Buckland MP Joint Secretary of the 1922 Committee of Conservative Backbenchers and Co-Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on the EU. Margaret Thatcher was not a political leader who was much inclined to looking back, but her death last month has allowed us a little time to reflect upon her leadership and… » read more

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