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By Get Britain Out, posted on August 18, 2017

This article was originally posted on Labour Leave At some point Labour need to make a choice, and it makes sense to back Brexit. It is no secret that Labour is deeply divided on Brexit. On the one hand, the Labour manifesto committed to a real Brexit, and to ending free movement. Jeremy Corbyn and… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on August 17, 2017

This article was first published on BrexitCentral. The Government certainly made waves with the first of its series of papers on Brexit. The paper on customs – released on Tuesday – drew controversy, primarily for its proposal of an ‘interim’ Customs Union with the EU after March 2019. Thankfully, Liam Fox and Boris Johnson have since insisted… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on August 17, 2017

This article was originally posted in Comment Central The increasing transfer of power from Westminster to Brussels prior to last year’s referendum reduced policymakers’ ability to deliver on their promises, which has led to a lasting corrosion of the public’s trust in politicians, says Alex Fiuza. To paraphrase Jane Austen, it was not always a… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on August 16, 2017

This article was first published on The Commentator. The refugee crisis came to the fore again in this weekend’s press, from a number of different perspectives. Some coverage focused on the increasing popularity of the Spanish route into Europe. Many migrants view the route into Spain via Morocco as a safe route, and there has… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on August 11, 2017

Often micro, seemingly trivial, examples are excellent indicators of much deeper macro points. The rotten centre of something is usually evident – even at its outer limits. Small patches of damp on the walls and ceilings of homes can signal severe structural issues. A car which won’t immediately stall, when attempting to set off in… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on August 11, 2017

This article was originally posted on The Commentator Project Fear goes into overdrive when it comes to Northern Ireland. But there is no more prospect of a return to the Troubles than there is of the UK sinking into economic depression. Workable solutions are there for the taking. As ever, we need to ignore the… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on August 10, 2017

This article was originally posted on The Parliament Magazine Brexit has shaken the foundations of the European Union. Where it has been growing and centralising relentlessly for decades, for the first time it must contend with a nation leaving. This grave reversal has motivated the architects of a federal Europe not to re-think, but to… Read more

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By Get Britain Out, posted on August 9, 2017

This article was first published on CapX, and has since also been published on Think Scotland and Global Britain  The Left has long insisted that Margaret Thatcher destroyed our manufacturing base and created an economy almost wholly reliant on services, in particular the inherent vice of economic production: finance. Like most myths, there an element… Read more