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Daniel Hannan, member of the European Parliament and longtime friend of National Review, pronounces the word “democracy” unlike any American politician — and it is not his English accent. 323 more words


Leave campaigners: let's stay in the single market

Leave campaigners now say that leaving the EU must mean leaving the Single Market but that is not what they used to say.

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Brexiteers Should Back The Judges

There are many reasons for objecting to the EU and for wanting to leave it. Surely one of the most honorable and decent criticisms is that the supposed ‘pooled sovereignty’ between member nations has in fact resulted in, at best, a dilution of representative democracy: the idea that our laws, taxes and general governance should be decided only by those the people have the power to choose in free and fair elections. 1,500 more words

Daniel Hannan says Brexit may not end free movement

Pro-Brexit Tory MEP Daniel Hannan tells BBC Newsnight presenter Evan Davis that a vote to leave the EU does not necessarily end free movement of labour.

24 June 2016

The answer to "which EU law are you looking forward to losing"

This blog is for all those who want to be able to explain why you wanted Britain to leave the EU to ‘take back control’ of our own laws. 1,915 more words


Downs Syndrome and Wilberforce’s long march

Sally Phillips’ moving BBC documentary ‘A World without Downs’ amazed me. (Those outside the UK can watch it here. Watch it – the best TV you will see all year) It amazed me because it was so refreshingly direct and against the grain of the prevailing liberal elite .  1,332 more words