In 2016, the UK voted to leave the European Union – but has yet to leave its Empire past behind. What part did the long afterlife of the world’s...
In this podcast Michaela Benson discusses the implications of Brexit for disabled EEA migrants and carers with Dieuwertje Dyi Huijg, Yraegael Alexis and Christiane Link, chair of Disire (disire.org).
Brexit has made many people pause to reflect on what it means to be British at this point in time. In this episode, the project team reflect further on our conversations Britons living in the EU-27, highlighting how these reveal people’s changing relationship with the place they were born, how this relates to their feelings about the places they now live, and their sense of themselves as British.
A message from the Brexit Brits Abroad team in a week of turbulence.
Freedom of Movement is a right that British citizens will no longer enjoy following Brexit. In episode 32 the project team discuss what the loss of Freedom of Movment means to British citizens living in the EU27.
Our latest report – ‘Talking Brexit with 18-35 year old UK citizens in southern Spain’ – aims to highlight the diversity of British citizens living in Spain in terms of age. It considers what Brexit means for younger UK citizens navigating the European labour market.
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Read Dr Michaela Benson and Chantelle Lewis’ analysis of the Overseas Electors’ Bill 2017-2019. In this article for UK in a Changing Europe, they address what the vote for life means for British democracy and electoral representation.
Last week, the second reading of the Overseas’ Electors Bill 2017-2019 was held in the House of Commons. You can watch a full recording of the discussion.