Last Friday, I was awoken by a phone call from my mum at 7 AM. She told me that Great Britain voted in the referendum to leave the EU. I could not have believed it has I was more than sure that the British people would have voted to stay in the EU despite all […]
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About David Janotka
My name is David Janotka and I am originally from Slovakia. I have spent many years in the UK studying and working and the upcoming EU referendum concerns me mainly because I do not know how will be my future in the case Britain decides to leave. I worry mainly about the issues as the right to work, the right to start business and to what extent I will be able to continue my life the way I live now.
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EU referendum: Osborne warns of Brexit budget cuts http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-eu-referendum-36534192 Yesterday, the chancellor Osborne announced that in the case UK will decide to leave the EU, it is very likely that he will raise income taxes, VAT and cut public funding for NHS, police, defense and education as he predicts there will be a black hole […]
BREXIT will mean the second economic recession for Britain According to George Osborne, a British Chancellor of the Exchequer, Brexit would mean an immediate economic recession for Britain and this recession would cause the loss of 800 000 jobs all around the UK. George Osborne said that: “It’s only been eight years since Britain entered […]
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/rupert-murdoch-tweets-congratulations-to-michael-gove-after-reports-the-mp-will-back-eu-exit-a6886081.html This article talks about how Mr. Murdoch, the owner of the biggest media empire in the world, congratulated to Michael Gove on his decision to back Brexit. This move might make many people think that a lot of powerful business people want to see Britain separate from the EU as it would give them […]
http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2014/nov/05/eu-migrants-uk-gains-20bn-ucl-study The research, me and my colleagues had done indicates that migration to the UK from other European countries is beneficial for the UK in many ways. The most debated part of the migration from the EU to the UK is the economic benefit of these migrants for the UK. Well, according to most studies […]
About Me And EU
This project aims to create a one-stop-shop to encourage young voters in the UK to engage in EU affairs by creating an understanding of how Europe influences their daily lives and by connecting them to other young people interested to talk and share ideas on the referendum.