Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Brexit, Article 50 and Constitutional Crisis: Why Our Quaint Little Nation With its Incredible History Was Never Really Part of the EU

By Alexandra Phillips

By repealing the European Economic Communities Act 1972 that initially brought us into the EU, decades of improvised legislative stacking would suddenly become unconstitutional. If a direct ‘yes or no’ question were put to Parliament, on repealing the Act or flagrantly denying the will of the people, individual MPs would be faced with a simple choice: either represent the voters or be at their mercy in a snap general election.  And given the statistics by constituency, Brexit, and democracy, should triumph...........Read More.............

My Take - As you read this you will...at least I did....have to wonder how England ever became such a powerful empire. 

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