My Ukip lover just wanted to kick against authority. I do not know how he would have coped with the reality of Brexit.
Without the European Union, the deals that Tory ministers would sign would be even worse, says Molly Scott Cato.
The village of Idomeni is just one example.
At first glance, the psychology favours the status quo - but In has a tricky fight on its hand.
As the roots of Isis grow deeper, support for the group is increasing.
I stand outside La Belle Équipe on the corner of the rue Faidherbe and the rue de Charonne staring down at the great tattered mess of handmade cards, poesies, rotting bouquets wrapped in cellophane.
Migrant retention procedures in France are costly, cruel, and “do not conform to the law”, according to a French human rights agency.
Ultimately this is a question about the world in which we want to live.
Liberals often worry about the need to protect citizens from the state. Yet in the age of global terror, the risk posed by failed states is by far the greater danger.
British intervention in Syria must be backed up with a multinational plan to help bring stability to the region in the long-term.
Islamic State has gripped the imagination of western politics, but many Syrian rebels are more concerned by Assad. If we are to intervene in Syria, we must make it clear he has no long-term role to play.
From Trump to Brexit, the world is changing fast - and we need intelligent, incisive journalism more than ever.
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