Cabinet minister Ken Clarke has warned Eurosceptics that they risk wrecking the prospect of the UK benefiting from a proposed
When many Americans worry about a crisis in the United Kingdom, they think of the deaths of Sybil and Matthew in Downton Abbey. While this fictional situation might be important to the show's followers, Americans should be more concerned about Britain's potential exit from the European Union.
The genie is out of the bottle. A referendum has been promised and, according to consecutive opinion polls, is demanded by the British people. There is no room to manoeuvre. There is no going back.
Even before Prime Minister David Cameron's speech on Europe this Wednesday, we know that it will be disappointing.