Democracy Denied

We are not just citizens of the EU, we are subjects of a regime that we cannot change, either alone or in the company of a majority of our fellow citizens. Here is the definition of the term ‘democratic deficit’ from the EU’s own glossary (see also our Discontented Democrats for an extended commentary). “‘Democratic … More Democracy Denied

The Art of The Deal

David Davis is a nice bloke, always smiling despite having to deal with the intractable Michel Barnier and those behind him. Compare him with Donald Trump, widely regarded around the world as a complete oaf. Which of them is the more successful negotiator? Despite the USA being the world’s foremost power it feels it has … More The Art of The Deal