The clinching of a new deal by the European Union (EU) and the British government setting the terms of Britain’s exit from the bloc does come as pleasant news, but major hurdles remain. The deal is certainly a personal victory
Whether the UK leaves the EU by Boris Johnson’s artificial deadline of 31 October only matters only if you are interested in the terrifying egos of Boris Johnson and Dominic Cummings.
Fifty years ago today, on Jan.1, 1973, the United Kingdom joined the European Economic Community. To understand the enormity of that event, one must stand back and reflect on a thousand years of our history. Of course, economics is never far below the surface of political self-interest, but that history is about territory,