A Greater Germany is Born [BLOG]

New Year’s Day 2013, in so far as the English-speaking press of the world was concerned, was dominated by the negotiations over the so-called fiscal cliff in the US and the 40th anniversary of Great Britain and the Republic of Ireland joining what was then called the Common Market along with several mainland European states. With UK consent, that has morphed into the European Union.

Read more here: http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/articles/427475/20130124/greater-germany-born-blog.htm

"Peter Mandelson has condemned the prime minister for treating the European Union like a "cafeteria" in which Britain can pick and choose the things it likes."

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/articles/426953/20130123/labour-europe-referendum.htm

Poll: Should the UK Stay Within the European Union?

What do you think? Check out the IBTimes poll on whether the UK should stay within the European Union or not: 

http://live.ibtimes.co.uk/Event/Cameron_EU_Speech_Live_PM_Talks_On_Referendum

Cameron EU Speech Live: PM Gives UK Voters Referendum in 2017 Live

”* UK PM Cameron gives opt-in / opt-out straight referendum to voters in 2017 if the Conservatives become re-elected

* Cameron: Having a referendum now would not be fair or right because the EU will change in the aftermath of solving the economic crisis

* Cameron: We need to sensibly answer the basic question of “what do we want in or out of?” before we vote on a referendum.”

http://live.ibtimes.co.uk/Event/Cameron_EU_Speech_Live_PM_Talks_On_Referendum

Cameron EU Speech Live: PM Talks On Referendum Live

Cameron: “You can’t put your head in the sand. There is massive change in Europe and the single currency and we should go out there and shape the debate.”

http://live.ibtimes.co.uk/Event/Cameron_EU_Speech_Live_PM_Talks_On_Referendum

Cameron EU Speech Live: PM Talks On Referendum Live

Cameron: “Do I believe that Britain will be better in a changed European Union - yes, I do believe that.”