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13 03, 2020

Because we are Europeans

By |2020-06-10T16:40:22+00:00March 13th, 2020|Categories: Brexit, Citizens’ rights, Europe, Future of Europe, Migration & Identity|Tags: , , , , |

by Roger CasaleFounder and Secretary-General, New Europeans 13th March 2020 If and when the UK re-joins the EU, it will do so not just for transactional reasons but because British people have understood that they are indeed Europeans. […]

17 01, 2020

EU citizens and Britons in Europe face indefinite future as bargaining chips

By |2020-05-04T09:43:10+00:00January 17th, 2020|Categories: Brexit|Tags: , , |

by Roger CasaleFounder and Secretary-General of New Europeans and Former Member of the UK Parliament 13th January 2020 This article was first published in The Brussels Times. “The habit-forming pain, Mismanagement and grief, We must suffer them all again” W.H.Auden, from the poem 1st September 1939 The plight of EU [...]

24 09, 2018

EU citizenship in the shadow of Brexit

By |2020-05-04T09:47:10+00:00September 24th, 2018|Categories: Brexit|Tags: , , |

EU citizenship in the shadow of Brexit 22 October 2018 EU27 citizens in the UK still face an uncertain future if Britain leaves the EU and British citizens still face being stripped of their EU citizenship. At this conference we took stock of the situation facing millions of citizens whose lives, [...]

10 11, 2017

Citizenship and Free Movement in a Changing EU: Navigating an Archipelago of Contradictions

By |2020-05-04T09:49:38+00:00November 10th, 2017|Categories: Brexit|Tags: , , |

Citizenship and Free Movement in a Changing EU: Navigating an Archipelago of Contradictions   by Professor Jo Shaw, Salvesen Chair of European Institutions, University of Edinburgh   13th October 2017   Abstract This paper considers the implications - in relation to legal status of EU citizens and their families (and [...]

12 06, 2017

Citizenship under attack – Some parallels between Weimar Germany and Brexit Britain

By |2020-05-04T09:50:56+00:00June 12th, 2017|Categories: Brexit|Tags: , , |

Citizenship under attack -  Some parallels between Weimar Germany and Brexit Britain   by Professor Sam Whimster   ‘If you believe you’re a citizen of the world, you’re a citizen of nowhere. You don’t understand what the very word “citizenship” means.” (Mrs May, Conservative Party Conference, Birmingham. October 2016.)   [...]

5 06, 2017

The quintessentially democratic act? Democracy, political community and citizenship in and after the UK’s EU referendum of June 2016

By |2020-05-04T09:50:58+00:00June 5th, 2017|Categories: Brexit|Tags: , , |

The quintessentially democratic act? Democracy, political community and citizenship in and after the UK’s EU referendum of June 2016     by Professor Jo Shaw Journal of European Integration, Forthcoming; Edinburgh School of Law Research Paper No. 12/2017. 19th May 2017 Abstract  On 23 June 2016, the United Kingdom voted to [...]