If Britain were to leave the EU, it could lead to the bloc’s collapse. Yet the EU’s leaders are dangerously complacent, says Alexander Rankine.
Articles written by Alex Rankine
On this day in September 476, the barbarian Odoacer deposed Rome’s last emperor, the teenage Romulus Augustulus.
On this day in 1945 – 70 years ago – Japanese officials formally surrendered, ending the Second World War, and creating the conditions for Japan’s economic miracle.
On this day in 1833, the Slavery Abolition Act received royal assent, ending slavery in most of the British Empire, and leading to the biggest ‘bailout’ in British history.