June 25, 2014

Britain and Europe Are Heading for a Divorce

Clive Crook, Bloomberg

The Associated Press

Will the U.K. move next to a more serious discussion of a British exit from the EU? Opinions are expressed on both sides, of course, but there's no real discussion. The loudest voices insist that Britain must quit to save its democracy -- or that leaving would cause such colossal economic harm that the idea is simply nuts. As yet, there's been no grappling with the trade-offs, no weighing of pros and cons. This ought to change. Perhaps it now will.

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TAGGED: UK, Europe, European Union, David Cameron, Jean-Claude Juncker

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