Tag Archives: European Union

Oklahoma!

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.  19 March 2018 NO, NO, OKLAHOMA! לֹא תִּרְצָח The last time Oklahoma hogged the global limelight – … Continue reading

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Having your cake and eating it

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IMMIGRATION

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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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THE PEASANTS HAVE REVOLTED

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Labour radical “comes out” as EU patsy

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Η ελπίδα δέν έρχεται

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