Europhile

Why Europe Is the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread - The Passionate Case for Remain

Euan Healey | Posted 21.06.2016 | UK Politics
Euan Healey

The environment, terrorism, refugees, technological development - these are the things that will define this generation, but they remain things that do not pay attention to border crossings and barbed wire, issues that can only be combatted internationally. Aligning ourselves with Europe, backing Remain could just be the most important decision that you will make this century.

The EU Referendum Is Not an Obvious Choice - Stop Pretending It Is

Ben Parr | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Ben Parr

The vast majority of students are expected to vote in favour of Britain remaining in the EU, and I am becoming increasingly uncomfortable with this fact. Why? Because I have no idea how I am going to vote, and I find it surprising that the demographic I belong to are already so sure of themselves.

A Double Edged Sword

William Davie | Posted 30.03.2013 | UK Universities & Education
William Davie

Whichever way Cameron campaigns on the European issue - the elephant in the room at every Tory party conference just as the unions are at Labour's - one half of his party will be unhappy. Whichever way he now goes, it doesn't look like a political happy ending.

Are the Brits Really That Desperate to Leave the EU?

Harry Cooper | Posted 26.01.2013 | UK Politics
Harry Cooper

Regardless of your position on the EU, we should be wary about taking poll statistics too seriously. The turmoil engulfing the eurozone, the politial transformations taking place and the battles between so many different interest groups mean opinions will change on a day to day basis.