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Over on Comment is Free, blogger Joe Litobarski has written a piece on the recent murmurings that Labour is considering backing a straight in/out referendum on Britain’s EU membership (an idea the Lib Dems committed to at the last election).Leaving a…

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Three big ‘excepts’

Except for fishing, farming, and the euro, Norway is practically speaking already part of the EU’s inner market. The only thing it lacks is the right of co-determination.- Norwegian Conservative MP Nikolai Astrup takes issue with polling-results sh…

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Germans’ trust in the EU has taken a giddy nosedive of late.A poll of German citizens, conducted by German pollsters the Allensbach Institute for Public Opinion, for FAZ reveals:Trust in the EU has fallen to an all time low: 67% of respondents had “lit…

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