Social Progress There are many views and differing priorities on how society can be improved but there are two ends to the spectrum. The first is a plan formulated to address today’s problems, intended to leap or progress rapidly towards an ideal model. The second is a process of continual tinkering to adapt to current … More Shorties-5
On its website the EU outlines, among other things, its current ten priorities for the future. Here is one of them: The Commission’s work on completing the Economic and Monetary Union builds on the Five Presidents’ Report. Here’s how the Commission sees its main policy areas under this priority: A genuine Economic Union that ensures … More They think they can do better
Reporting for the BBC, Kamal Ahmed says that Lord King, the former governor of the Bank of England, believes that the UK should be “self-confident” about leaving the European Union. He argues that there are real opportunities for economic reform and new trade deals, which means that Brexit could be successful. “I think the challenges … More King Dismisses Euro
The Economist has a collection of videos here, in one of which several worthies speculate on what would happen if, to ensure a win in the coming French presidential election, and a defeat for Marine Le Pen, the candidates had to offer to hold a referendum on France’s continuing membership of the EU. One participant … More Brexit Contagion?