interdependent world, nationalism offers no bolt-hole. The task
for all progressives is to find effective ways to engage with continental
partners, creating a new blend of national and European politics.
A battle over Britain consumes the Tory party, that will decide the fate of the UK and perhaps even Europe. In a week by week experiment worthy of this dramatic development, Anthony Barnett aims to write a book about it ahead of the referendum. Here is the introduction.
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once an informal encampment of makeshift shelters; a town under construction,
with shops, restaurants and schools; and, a space subject to institutional
violence, at risk of imminent destruction.
The new 'Right to Rent Scheme' creates a hostile environment for those without
immigration status, and is already causing discrimination against
individuals who have every right to be here, including British citizens.
Shout Out UK, award-winning independent youth news network, asked 'If you could decide now, would you stay IN or OUT of the EU?' Out
of the 728 young people polled (16-25 years old) 68% voted to stay IN.