Yesterday, Boris Johnson gave his much anticipated speech on Brexit. It was an effort to reach out to Remain voters, and to supposedly make the case for a so called Liberal Brexit. He wants to argue that Britain can have a better, more prosperous future outside the EU. That we […]
How far we’ve come and how far there’s still to go World’s Graphic Press Limited Roberta Guerrina, University of Surrey As we mark the centenary of women’s votes in the UK, it’s important to reflect both on the achievements of the women’s rights movements as well as the work that […]
As federalists, we believe that the emergence of an institutional framework for political co-operation in Europe has been fundamental to securing peaceful mutual development and growing prosperity amongst the nations of Europe.
On Friday October 27th, the Catalan parliament in Barcelona issued a declaration of independence, proclaiming Catalonia to be a sovereign and independent republic, separate from Spain. Of course the validity and legality of this dramatic step is, as I write, deeply contested both within and beyond Catalonia, but support is […]
The Spanish government is engaged in a systematic attempt to undermine democracy in the region of Catalonia. They have threatened to arrest 700 elected mayors, other elected officials and the former head of the government. They have conducted raids of newspapers and other media organisations, and shut down a number […]