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The hypocritical reaction of all those that are instinctively critical of anything that has to do with the EU baffles me beyond belief. Nigel Farage and those that share his views on European integration have, in the last 12 hours, been attacking with venom the appointment of Mr van Rompuy and Baroness Ashton as President… » read more

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Following David Cameron’s speech on 4th November, here are some reactions… 1. Opting out of the Charter of Rights Why opt out of a Charter of Rights that simply ensures that the EU has to repect fundamental rights and that any EU legislation that fails to do so, can be struck down by the courts?… » read more

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It was not only the size of the ‘yes ‘ vote in the second Irish referendum on the Lisbon Treaty but, more crucially, the increased turn out that fully justified the Irish government’s decision to call a second vote. This time, the ‘yes’ campaign confronted head on the distortions of the Treaty’s opponents and achieved… » read more

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