Churchill – Surrexit a mortuis

Winston ChurchillMr. Churchill seems to be in the news again – the Twitter news that is – and is being variously employed by both the protagonists of European Union and its antagonists.  My reading of his speech at Zurich in 1946 is that he envisaged a “United States of Europe”.  If by this he was imagining a European version of the other “United States” it would have been a much closer federation than we have at present, which might surprise people if only they knew . . .

Personally, I go along with the great man . . .

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Born 9 December 1933. Former Royal Air Force person. Retired Church of England Clergyman. Father. Grandfather. Expectant Great Grandfather. Paid up member of the Liberal Democrats. Fervent Remainer.
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