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 […]
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.
The British government has suffered another humiliating climb down as the EU has decided to cut out Westminster in any future role in cooperative policy making for foreign and defence matters related to the remaining member states. The move has been revealed in a letter to all member […]
Question Time, the long running BBC current affairs show, has been recently feeling the brunt of criticism and accusations of being biased towards the leave campaign and until recently most of that criticism has consisted more of comments on social media rather than hard proof. But following a […]
The uncertainty of Brexit is affecting all of the British Isles and there seems to be no way out for the regions who voted majority to remain. But what if there was an alternative in the form of a Celtic federation? Europa United editor Ken Sweeney is interested […]
As Brexit Secretary Dominic Raab is set to arrive in Brussels on Tuesday, according to The Daily Telegraph, British cabinet papers indicate that the government is to take the unilaterally grant the 3.8 million EU nationals in the UK the right to stay. As part of its preparations for a […]
It has been an incredibly busy year so far for us at Europa United and the team is going to take some some time off for a short vacation. But before we do, Europa United’s Chief Editor Ken Sweeney has a few short words for all our readers. I […]
Following a Cabinet meeting at Derrynane in Co Kerry, Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar announced that the Government will hire over 1,000 new customs and veterinary inspectors before 2021 to administer at our ports and airports as Ireland prepares for a possible hard Brexit. Speaking a press conference after the meeting Mr […]