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Over the last couple of days, security has been a prominent theme in the EU referendum campaign with both the Remain and Leave campaigns attempting to paint their preferred outcomes as the best guarantee of safety and security. Open Europe’s Pawel Swidlicki and Stephen Booth examine whether these arguments could win over swing voters and the credibility of some of the main claims on both sides.

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Over the last couple of days, security has been a prominent theme in the EU referendum campaign with both the Remain and Leave campaigns attempting to paint their preferred outcomes as the best guarantee of safety and security. Open Europe’s Pawel Swidlicki examines whether these arguments could win over swing voters and assesses the credibility of some of the main claims on both sides.

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Open Europe’s Pawel Swidlicki argues that while Greenpeace’s TTIP leaks are underwhelming in terms of substance, by reinforcing negative perceptions about lower environmental standards and nefarious corporate dealings they compound the already tricky path towards TTIP’s conclusion and ratification.

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Open Europe’s Pawel Swidlicki argues that while Greenpeace’s TTIP leaks are underwhelming in terms of substance, by reinforcing negative perceptions about lower environmental standards and nefarious corporate dealings they compound the already tricky path towards TTIP’s conclusion and ratification.

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If the UK votes to stay in the EU in the upcoming referendum, it will need a vision and plan for its role within a changing EU. Open Europe has therefore teamed up with the Freedom Institute, a leading Polish think-tank, to set out a common British-Polish agenda for long-term EU reform in the event the UK remains an EU member.

The post What happens in the event of a Remain vote? A British-Polish agenda for further EU reform appeared first on Open Europe.

Posted by Pawel Swidlicki

If the UK votes to stay in the EU in the upcoming referendum, it will need a vision and plan for its role within a changing EU. Open Europe has therefore teamed up with the Freedom Institute, a leading Polish think-tank, to set out a common British-Polish agenda for long-term EU reform in the event the UK remains an EU member.

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Posted by Pawel Swidlicki