Category Archives: European Union

EU Commission secret deal undermines EU privacy laws

A leaked copy of the latest draft of a proposed “Agreement between the United States of America and the European Union on the use transfer of Passenger Name Record [PNR] data to the United States Department of Homeland Security” has … Continue reading

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The Maltese conundrum

It has been nearly 25 years since I last visited the Islands of Malta, so it was nice to spend a relaxing holiday there again, although the changes that have taken place in that time are all too apparent, some … Continue reading

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EU Rocking Horse shit

When you get to the ripe old age of 65 expecting to be able to settle down to your hobbies and pass-times with that pension you have been contributing to all your working life only to be told that you … Continue reading

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Greece is considering leaving the eurozone

Report dated 6th May. Greece is considering leaving the eurozone, according to SPEIGEL ONLINE International, part of Germany’s Der Spiegel. “Athens is considering withdrawing from the euro zone. The common currency area’s finance ministers and representatives of the European Commission … Continue reading

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And still people will not believe…

… that we are a part of the new Soviet Empire – the EU. Astonishingly, they even have to take a photograph of the flag flying and email it to the European Commission to ensure the regulations are being observed. … Continue reading

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How many papers to make a policy?

We have all heard of Green papers and White papers, but what the hell are non-papers and position papers? Ask the Dutch, because they have just submitted some to the EU on their proposed policy of kicking out anyone (especially … Continue reading

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Paths, Gardens, being led down…

There are a few items today that show just how the public is being led down the garden path, a path that many do not wish to be led down, and if more knew of the deceit, practically no-one would … Continue reading

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If we left the EU…

…We would not be subject to stupid situations like this. Here’s the way it works. The Government demand that you pay far far more tax than you really need to. The government then give your money, a huge amount of … Continue reading

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Getting older? Looking forward to retirement?

Are you getting to that stage in life where you are looking forward to your retirement? Thinking about your pension and how you are going to enjoy it? Well think again…. because the EU is in trouble, but… they have … Continue reading

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Schwarzenegger, EU president?

So Arnie wants to be President of the EU. This idea did so make me laugh. But then I thought, why not. He is an Austrian, that must give him the right to stand for election.. oh hang on.. the … Continue reading

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