From the TUC

Three key messages from Sir Ivan Rogers’ resignation

Owen Tudor

04 Jan 2017, by in International

The headlines yesterday and today focus on “muddled thinking” as the key phrase to stand out from the leaked resignation e-mail of the civil service’s top man in Brussels, Sir Ivan Rogers. But in fact, that’s only the third most important part of the story around the shock departure of the UK Permanent Representative (Ambassador)…


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What Migration Watch aren’t telling you about what leaving the single market would mean

Owen Tudor

30 Dec 2016, by in International

Migration Watch, the anti-immigration organisation, published a report yesterday calling for the UK to leave the single market to reduce net EU immigration. Like so much of what is said about migration, the incomplete nature of the argument is deliberately misleading. In particular, Migration Watch are guilty of hiding the true costs to working people of…


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