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Nosemonkey's EUtopia

In search of a European identity

February 26, 2008
by Nosemonkey
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A cultural quickie

If you haven’t seen these already, and are based in the UK, watch today via the really rather fun BBC iPlayer: Jonathan Meades: Magnetic North – yet another top-notch contribution from the almost always fascinating Meades, this time looking at … Continue reading

January 17, 2005
by Nosemonkey
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Free constitution for every reader! (And news round-up)

Now there’s an idea. In preparation for their referendum on the EU constitution on 20th February, the Spanish dailies El Pais, El Mundo, ABC and Razon yesterday all provided free copies of the vast document with their regular papers. Not … Continue reading

October 31, 2004
by Nosemonkey
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Will the US be like Spain?

As we all know, after the Madrid bombs, the sitting Spanish government was voted out of office. There was a chorus of disapproval from the States, accusing the people of Spain of giving into terrorists thanks to the assumption that … Continue reading