Tag Archives: Europe

Going Greek

As we move even closer to a double-dip recession, or even a possible 1930′s style depression, what is happening in Greece and to a lesser extent in Ireland should be a warning to British social democrats. Do you remember just a short time ago that Cameron, Osborne and the Tory press were laughing at Ed [...]

What would Tory EU rebels do if they were really serious?

It’s hard to describe the EU referendum issue as an object of the Tory Right. It’s too mainstream for that, there are even Labour MPs who support the proposal. Yet is is the Tory Right who are leading the charge and it’s not irrelevant that we arrive here with that group already feeling sidelined by the LibDem junior coalition [...]