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Another Euromyth . . .

This is what we are up against  . . . The Sunday Express . . . February 16, 2016 Readers could be forgiven for thinking that 1st April – like the Spring daffodils – had arrived early this year with … Continue reading

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EU Euphemisms . . .

“The European Union is a remote, elite, bureaucratic, anti-democratic form of supranational governance, to which our politicians have delegated power. Its political objectives transcend national interests: our votes cannot change policy or trajectory. It is unaccountable, and rides roughshod over … Continue reading

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Frans Timmermans has his say . . .

This is another copy and paste job by yours truly. It doesn’t half save a lot of time spent f0rmatting . . . A neat summary, and good points . . . But I doubt any UK news media outlet … Continue reading

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Some good reading here . . .

Some links from the European Commission web page . . . About the European Budget . . . And about some other rumours . . . I wonder who starts all these rumours and myths, and why ?  Someone, or … Continue reading

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What was all that about . . . ?

This was originally published on 29 June last in the EU News Round-up.  I stumbled across it again today and re-read it.  26 EU Leaders seemed to have no difficulty with the notion of Jean-Claude Juncker as European Commission President, … Continue reading

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The European Commission – what it is, and what it is not . . .

I have said in this blog somewhere before now, perhaps repetitiously, that Mr. Cameron has done us all a service with his European antics.  He has been the cause of more information about “Europe” in a few recent months, than … Continue reading

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Cool . . .

A nice, sensible, measured account of the electoral process for a new President of the European Commission from the European Movement, of which I am a devoted supporter.  (OK you can blank out now). EU leaders nominated Jean-Claude Juncker to … Continue reading

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