For Europe, Against the EU

For Europe, Against the EU

31 January 2014

How Ukraine was brutalised by Brussels

Blundering EU officials ignited the violence in Kiev and beyond.

16 January 2014

Care about democracy? Then smash the EU

How the EU both feeds off and further inflames the crisis of democracy.

21 August 2013

The EU: going mental over menthol

The anti-smoking crackdown from Brussels has turned to the menace of mildly minty flavouring.

5 August 2013

The EU: no friend of democracy

The EU pretends to be a force for altruism in the world, but as its reaction to the Egyptian coup shows, it has a take-it-or-leave-it approach to democracy.

29 July 2013

Who should set the price of booze?

Yes, the SNP’s minimum-pricing law is illiberal, but the EU’s challenge to it is undemocratic.

20 May 2013

Is the EU now just a satire on itself?

The EU’s latest mad ban is revealing, suggesting it doesn’t even trust ordinary people to pour their own olive oil.

16 May 2013

The non-parochial case against the European Union

It isn’t only Little Englanders who should rage against the undemocratic EU – so should those who care about the continent and its peoples.

Sacked for having the wrong beliefs

The dismissal of a bus driver who supports the BNP has exposed how fragile freedom of association is today.

27 March 2013

Treating Cyprus as the Eurozone’s lab rat

The Euro elites have bullied Cyprus into becoming an economic experiment, and to hell with what Cypriots want.