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Audit notes: Still pro-euro, foreclosures, privatized parking meters

British Labour politician Peter Mandelson takes to the Financial Times to argue that, after all we've seen, the UK should still tether itself to the euro down the line. Wow: Saving the single currency is about to push the 17 states of the eurozone into attempting an ambitious new level of political integration. The UK government itself argues that...
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Politics / UK Politics : Action 4 Equality Scotland (3 years ago)

The Labour party needs to reinvent itself - according to Peter Mandelson - if it is to mount a serious challenge to David Cameron at the next general election. I agree with Peter Mandelson on that point. Because Labour's former Prin... Read Post

German politician who helped set up the euro says it is time to abandon the currency so southern Europe can recover from the economic crisis

News : The Coming Crisis (last year)

The German politician who helped set up the Euro has called for the break-up of the single European currency to let southern Europe recover from economic crisis.Okar Lafontaine, who was Germany's finance minister when the euro was i... Read Post

Labour's new stance on Europe is cynical and opportunistic. Good.

Politics / UK Politics : Politics Blog (3 years ago)

We’re all Eurosceptics now. Well, nearly all. Peter Mandelson was fighting heroically to the end on Newsnight last night, attempting to argue that if Britain had joined the single currency the eurozone crisis may have been averted. ... Read Post

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