Daily Archives: June 17, 2010

EU involvement in animal welfare: tell ’em what you think

The EU has a fine track record in extending its reach to areas which are none of its business, and an excellent example is its policies on animal welfare.  EU competences are defined by the Treaties, and many people think … Continue reading

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North Korea: The “Dear Leader” and his paranoid psychopaths

Plenary June 16th.  Korea. Mr. President, I have lived and worked in Korea, and last week I was in Seoul with our European parliament delegation.  I heard the account of the Cheonan sinking from our Korean hosts, and it is … Continue reading

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