I've been reading a lot recently, almost to the point of obsession as my daughter has been going through a good period with her napping and sleeping and there is not much else to do when you can't leave the house. A few weeks ago my husband had a quick flick though the titles on … Continue reading Left Wing/Right Wing or completely off piste?
Dear Jeremy, I'm in. I've never joined a political party before but the shambles of the referendum and hideousness of the debate from both sides has persuaded me that politics is far too important to leave to politicians. You seem like the least politician like one of the lot, and actually interested in democracy so … Continue reading Dear Jeremy Corbyn
We're leaving. A narrowly won referendum and the U.K. is leaving the EU. Despite having my own doubts about the EU, I voted to Remain and I'm more gutted with the result than I thought I would be. I've lost the future I thought I would have. As a British immigrant living in Brussels, married to a … Continue reading Brexit and the Law of Immigration
An open letter to George Osborne and David Cameron because I've been listening to the EU referendum arguments and have gotten completely confused about which way to vote- and I'm university educated, young(ish-32), and I live in Brussels. It should be a no brainer. And yet TTIP? What's that all about? Why is lowering house … Continue reading Congratulations EU Referendum, you’ve got me politically engaged for the first time in my life, and now I’m a concerned housewife on the rampage