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Here is the only real Brexit solution. It requires no further referendum of the British people. But… It comes with a Warning!! It requires Honesty, plus Humility and Courage! The British people have had two referendums on Europe. They don’t need a third referendum at the moment. They need politicians to listen to them. Politicians… » read more

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        In a speech 4 May 2018 in Trier, Germany to commemorate the 200 years since the birth of Karl Marx, the EU’s Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker disclosed his shocking personal opinion. He said that   Marx “is the mentor of the revolution of the proletariat and working people all over the… » read more

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What is the greatest danger to European democracy today? We see Italy voting in a potent mix of anti-Brussels parties, hostile to the euro. We see the UK – that calls itself the Mother of Parliaments – wanting to leave the EU. We see central and eastern European countries in revolt at the ill-thought out… » read more

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The EU is the richest union and the world’s biggest exporter. It has a combined GDP of some $18 Trillion. EU’s population is 510 million. The most powerful political office is that of president of the European Commission. Now, how many citizens elected this person into office in 2014? Hundreds of millions? No. A few… » read more

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“President Trump’s announcement on Jerusalem has a very worrying potential impact,” EU’s Foreign Policy chief, Frederica Mogherini, said in Brussels. Making a surprise, unannounced visit to the EU Commission’s press room, she forecast that “it has a very fragile context and thus the potential to send us backwards to even darker times than the ones… » read more

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Bizarre! Brexit is based on an advisory referendum on a bizarre question, not one that legally requires UK government action. Because it was so bizarre in failing to repair the ‘democratic deficit‘ of Brussels, many who supported remaining inside European democratic institutions did not vote!   Doubly bizarre! UK’s exit from the EU is based… » read more

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