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Guardian: 'We are Europeans. Brexit will make us face up to it'

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    (Original post by TitanicTeutonicPhil)
    My favorite part:

    "Crossing the Atlantic is an efficient treatment for the delusion that Britain is significant in some way distinctively from its status as a European country."

    Discuss, my fellow Europeans!

    Yeah sure we're Europeans, in the same way we're Eurasians, or Northern-Hemisphereians, or Westerners, so forth etc.

    It's a very basic and otherwise meaningless category of identification.

    Just because I enjoy a holiday in Europe as well doesn't mean I should suddenly be okay with a costly membership fee financially and sovereignly, or sign up to a make-believe non-existent super-nationality.
    To make that argument is just...well, I don't think there's a nice word for it, it's stupid.
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