Views from the Federal Trust

In this section we will make available articles written by associates of the Federal Trust, such as our Council members, and which we believe will be of interest to our followers.

Please click on a title below.

Testimony by John Bruton, at the Seanad Special Select Committee on the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union
by John Bruton, 27th April 2017

Brexit: Après May, le déluge
by Andrew Duff, 12th April 2017

Resolution Capital: A Doomsday Machine for Europe’s Banks?
by Graham Bishop, 20th March 2017

The Commission’s White Paper on the Future of Europe – a case of what might have been…
by Iain Begg, 8th March 2017

Northern Ireland Elections: Warning Light For May’s Brexit Plans
by John Palmer, 8th March 2017

Trump’s New World Order: Brexit and Europe in a world turned upside down (pdf file)
by Professor Stephen Haseler, 16th February 2017

Trump ‘s ‘America First’ Strategy: Europe and Brexit in a World of Blocs
by Professor Stephen Haseler, 9th February 2017

Euro “clearing”: Liability and Location
by Graham Bishop, 16th January 2017

Trump and NATO: Opportunities and Dangers
by Ira Straus, November 2016

Brexit: Final Judgement Is Key, Comrade Corbyn
by John Palmer, 6 January 2017

Brexit: a lead from the Lords
by Andrew Duff, 20th December 2016

Global Britain means global Britain
by Professor Richard Whitman, December 2016

Some faint light on some dark places – The challenges in finalising UK Brexit strategy
by John Palmer, December 2016

Building the Brexit machine: will the hardware match the software?
by Professor Richard Whitman, November 2016

There is a gaping hole where Britain’s foreign policy should be
by Professor Richard Whitman, November 2016

Does Brexit mean Brexit?
by Sir Brian Unwin, November 2016

What will Brexit mean for Wales?
by Dr Hywel Ceri Jones, November 2016

On a road to nowhere? Brexit and the future for the UK’s diplomacy
by Professor Richard Whitman, October 2016

An insider’s history of how Erasmus developed
by Dr Hywel Ceri Jones, October 2016

The EEA: a safe harbour in the Brexit storm
by Professor Richard Whitman, 27th June 2016