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With little fanfare, the Government has today published the second round of Balance of EU Competences reports – now making it 14 reports published in total. We won’t accuse the Government of seeking to bury the latest batch of reports in the week of …

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Questionable EU priorities

On Friday, the Commission opened up a new fund of €1 million for think tanks and NGOs to further research how to “promote active European Citizenship”. The €1 million fund comes under the ‘Europe for Citizens’ project, which has a colossal seven ye…

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Play one we know!

For those of you that didn’t know, the European Commission is now in the art business, using taxpayers money to fund various culture projects to promote “greater intercultural dialogue” and various other abstract goals.Of the projects chosen for fundin…

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