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The EU is no more what it was intended to be—and that’s why we need a referendum

I have to say, I was rather surprised by Dave Cameron’s speech on the European Union. Coming from a prime minister who has always been more favourable towards the EU than many people would prefer, announcing the referendum on the … Continue reading

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Yes, what she said

Margaret Thatcher wrote in her 1995 book “The Downing Street Years”: There was—and still is—a tendency to regard the ‘German problem’ as something too delicate for well-brought-up politicians to discuss. This always seemed to me a mistake. The problem had … Continue reading

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