Category Archives: Poland

Having your cake and eating it

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EU sticks it to UK

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our Mission Statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  24 February 2018 It is of existential importance to the European Union that the secession of … Continue reading

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Why the UK does not need the EU crutch

4 July 2016 “[Je refuse] la création d’une zone de libre-échange de l’Europe occidentale, en attendant la zone atlantique, laquelle ôterait à notre continent sa propre personnalité.”    Le général de Gaulle, 1967. “I refuse to accept the creation of … Continue reading

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Η ελπίδα δέν έρχεται

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Caput anni

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  1 January 2015 The good news is that Antigone1984 is to resume blogging as from today. … Continue reading

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Left = Right

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  7 November 2013 “For a long time now, at least thirty to forty years, the policy … Continue reading

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Cambronne’s rude word

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.   31 October 2013 To be defeated but not to surrender: that is victory. Marshal Józef Piłsudski … Continue reading

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