The Future

Chapter 12: Repeal – How Can We Tell?

The Government’s Prevent agenda insists that we now all subscribe to ‘British values’ as a price of our belonging to this United Kingdom. But what is so British about these universal values and what sense does it make to claim them exclusively for our own backyard?

Chapter 13: British Values – Shrinking Into (Little) England

With ever-increasing hostility to the Human Rights Act the confident outward-looking British face retreats into an inward-looking English one, seeking as it does so to compensate for decline with tighter control over its (much-reduced) backyard.

Britain, Europe and Human Rights