Martin Zeis, 08.05.2016
the articles below written by Paul Craig Roberts and Ambrose Evans-Pritchard explain the enormous pressure the US-Empire exerts on the British government preventing a BREXIT at all costs.
First: „Declassified American government documents show that the US intelligence community ran a campaign in the Fifties and Sixties to build momentum for a united Europe. It funded and directed the European federalist movement. The documents confirm suspicions voiced at the time that America was working aggressively behind the scenes to push Britain into a European state. One memorandum, dated July 26, 1950, gives instructions for a campaign to promote a fully fledged European parliament. It is signed by Gen. William J. Donovan, head of the American wartime Office of Strategic Services, precursor of the CIA.“ (cf. A. Evans-Pritchard)
Second: „As I have previously written, Washington believes that it is easier to control one government, the EU, than to control many separate European governments. As Washington has a long term investment in orchestrating the European Union, Washington is totally opposed to any country exiting the arrangement. That is why President Obama recently went to London to tell his lapdog, the British Prime Minister, that there could be no British exit.
Like other European nations, the British people were never allowed to vote on whether they were in favor of their country ceasing to exist and them becoming Europeans. … Washington’s position is that the British people must not be permitted to decide against the EU, because such a decision is not in Washington’s interest.“ (cf. P.C. Roberts)