17 February 2005

Free speech in the dock

A European court has ruled that the McLibel Two should have received legal aid. But English libel law should be scrapped, not tweaked.

14 June 2004

Europe: ‘We blame the government - whoever they are’

The election results reveal that many of those who do bother to vote are at least as alienated as those who don't.

10 July 2003

When il capo met kapo

Dominic Standish reports from Italy on why Europe failed to get Silvio Berlusconi's 'ironic joke'.

11 May 2001

10 things I hate about EU

It's boring, illegitimate, technocratic, divisive and bland. Nobody's for it, nobody's against it, it's a retreat from politics and a retreat from economics. And it's a tricky one.