Archive for December 3, 2009

At midnight last night, the United Kingdom ceased to be a sovereign state

Posted in Sovereignty with tags , , on December 3, 2009 by spikestl

By Daniel Hannan  

We woke up in a different country today. Alright, it doesn’t look very different. The trees still seem black against the winter sun; the motorways continue to jam inexplicably; commuters carry on avoiding eye contact. But Britain is no longer a sovereign nation. At midnight last night, we ceased to be an independent state, bound by international treaties to other independent states, and became instead a subordinate unit within a European state

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