An example of the effect and interpretation of EU policy convergence on member states domestically. The Lisbon Treaty was significant for a number of sectors within EU co-operation but Geddes cites it as a significant advancement in policy convergence on migration. However in this article, despite mentioning how this treaty could increase intragovernmental efficiency, domestic greviances transcend this, with the UK this as a loss of their national power which has been given to 'Brussels'.
When the European Union member states drafted and then approved the Treaty of Lisbon in 2007, they did not think anyone would ever want to leave ‒ it was a few years before the Eurozone crisis, and the bloc was still glowing from its watershed expansion eastwards.
Forget Article 50! Britain can IGNORE Lisbon Treaty and quit the EU NOW, top lawyer claims
Forget Article 50! Britain can IGNORE Lisbon Treaty and quit the EU NOW, top lawyer claims. The veteran Swedish lawyer told MoneyWeek she was becoming increasingly frustrated at the unnecessary delays in formalising Britain’s European divorce. She said: “Despite my best attempts, everyone has been deaf to the painstakingly simple course for the United Kingdom to take: don’t trigger Article 50 at all. *******PLEASE REPIN ******* jp.
Again & again the EU has lied and tricked the electorate of Europe to subvert its will - when France & the Netherlands voted against the EU Constitution they re-introduced it as the Treaty of Lisbon so it could not be voted on by the people. The Minister is right, they will have their army if Britain stays in and there will be nothing Britain can do about it. Vote Leave - you surely have to be either brain dead or a rich aristocrat with a wind farm (that might be the same thing in some…