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Ken Sweeney

Born and raised in Ireland. A lover of cars, rugby and European politics. Freelance writer and co-founder and editor of Europa United. Ken loves the idea of freedom of movement and is a committed Europhile.

Irish Government publishes Brexit plan

The Irish Government has published a plan for legislation that will underpin the Government’s plan to deal with a hard Brexit. Irish national state broadcaster, RTE, published the following brief and it is reproduced here with all rights reserved.  Provisions (Withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European […]

We need to talk about a European confederacy

The European unity project is floundering with the long established but lazy federalism movement regurgitating old ideas and providing few solutions to current problems. But should we be taking the whole idea of closer integration more slowly? Europa United Editor Ken Sweeney says yes. The Confederate States of Europe […]