As international law goes, the EU is a model of accountability and democracy

Professor Katja Ziegler's opinion on why the UK should stay in the EU from the perspective of international law.
As international law goes, the EU is a model of accountability and democracy

Professor Katja Ziegler

Those advocating for a UK exit from the European Union claim that Britain would be “taking back control” from Brussels if it left the EU. But their arguments about sovereignty and “control” appear to conveniently forget that many laws exist internationally. Often, these laws are created in ways that are far less democratic than the way the EU makes its legislation.

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