Four and a half years after the referendum on Britain’s EU membership resulted in the drive to leave the EU, it is rather telling that the last days of negotiations around a deal with the […]
Brexit is good for some industries: tarmac, concrete, and chemical toilets, for example. A 27 acre parking lot for up to 2000 lorries queueing up for customs clearing ahead of crossing the Channel to the […]
Like you, I am European and I live in the UK. By accident of birth and shifting borders, I carry a German passport. I reflect on history, the bad bits (lots of human suffering at […]
Sometime between 7 and 8 am this morning I heard something on the Today programme (BBC Radio 4) that stunned me. It was a piece about the government’s thoughts regarding a point-based immigration system, which […]
This says it all!
Of course, there are many platforms from which one can argue for or against BRexit: economy, solidarity, self-determination, global citizenship, money, peace, environment, to name a few. And of course, some say BRexit was going […]
Thank you, Home Office! My application was successful and I have Permanent Residence status. For now. Of course, I have this right while the UK is member of the EU. Therefore, the Home Office news […]
I arrived in the UK in 1993 from continental Europe. I have learned here and invested a lot of my life in this country. I love living here, especially because I thought to be among […]