Tag: EU

The Problem With Pan-Europeanism

Of the many great follies inherent in political pan-Europeanism, the varied and necessarily hostile concepts of nationhood across Europe are the most intractable. As such, these follies are better defined as a monolithic problem that has been made worse by an attempt at a solution – a solution that since […]

Trump Approaches Turkey With Realism Whilst The EU’s Turkey Policies Have Descended Into Madness

When asked about the ongoing issues surrounding Washington’s approach to Turkey’s taking delivery of Russian made S-400 missile defence systems, Trump once again pinned the blame on Barack Obama whose administration dragged its feet when Turkey sought to purchase modern US made missile defence systems. Here's the clip. 0:36 part […]

China Sends Soft Spoken But Clear Message to Obstinate European Union

China has just imposed anti-dumping duties on the organic chemical toluidine imported from the European Union. Whilst the proximate cause of Beijing’s anti-dumping duty on the chemical used primarily in dyes is predicated on a desire to safeguard Chinese producers against unfair competition, there is a broader issue at hand. […]

Jeremy Corbyn Should Apologise For Insulting Decent People Who Disagree With His Broken Party

It was something of a foregone conclusion that last week’s European elections in the UK were going to result in a dismal result for the ruling (just) Conservative party as well as the utterly divided Labour opposition. But while the Tories mercifully refrained from actively campaigning in elections they knew […]