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Eu Referendum

What Would Happen if Britain Left the EU?

Michael Hobbes | Posted 10.05.2015 | World
Michael Hobbes

The British government has committed to holding a referendum on whether to stay in the European Union. But leaving the EU doesn't mean what a lot of its supporters think it does. I made a video describing the three most likely scenarios if the UK went independent, and why none of them will actually get Britain out of European control.

Merkel's Popularity Is Faltering In Germany, New Survey Shows

HuffPost Germany | Christoph Löbel | Posted 09.24.2015 | World

  The refugee crisis has divided Germany. Despite Chancellor Angela Merkel's warm words and saintly intentions to shoulder the refugee crisis, her...

In Greece, People Are The Measure

Manolis Glezos | Posted 06.30.2015 | World
Manolis Glezos

The supporters of Troika have revealed themselves. They are not interested in the Greek people; they are interested in the banking system. We hear views like, "Banks are the backbone of the national economy." But we don't hear anything concerning the Greek people who suffer.

The Future of Europe: Proudly Small

St. Gallen Symposium | Posted 05.31.2015 | Politics
St. Gallen Symposium

The biggest predicament facing the European Union (EU) is visibility. Across Europe, populist parties on the right and the left end of the political spectrum point towards the European Union as the source of economic and social problems.

EU: The Liberal Democrats As The 'Party Of In'

Tim Farron | Posted 01.25.2014 | UK Politics
Tim Farron

Whilst the Tories squabble over EU membership and Labour shy away from the subject completely, Lib Dems are united in saying that across Europe we are "better together". We support an in/out referendum when the time is right and we campaign passionately for the UK to remain a member of the EU.

Cameron Fuels the Folly of British Isolationism

David Miles | Posted 03.30.2013 | World
David Miles

Possibly the most stand out moment of levity in David Cameron's speech on Wednesday announcing an 'in/out' referendum on Britain's EU membership within the next 5 years was when he said: "It is time to settle this European question in British politics."

Cameron Promises In-Out Vote For UK To Leave EU

Reuters | Posted 03.24.2013 | World

br>By Andrew Osborn and Peter Griffiths LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron promised on Wednesday to give Britons ...