Daniel Hannan Speaks Truth to Brown and the EU

by Ryan on March 25, 2009

in Blogs,Economy,Europe,International Relations,UK Politics

The kind of political chutzpah that “Prime Minister’s Questions” junkies have experienced for years on C-SPAN finally made it to the floor of the EU.  British MP Daniel Hannan wrecks on British Prime Minister Gordon Brown in a classic Tory beat-down of bad Labour policies, this time on an international forum which everyone could see!  Check it out:

Brezhnev-era apparatchik giving the party line“?  Here! Here!  “The devalued Prime Minster of a devalued government.”  Spot on, ol’ chum! 

I wish America had a version of Daniel Hannan to confront the rubes running our government in such a fashion!  I know our system is more moderate and deliberate, but the occasional bit of raw fresh truth from our pols would be sweet.  While Hannan is right about the situation in the UK, his argument is completely relevant to the current situation in America (minus the years of socialism, but give us a little time to catch up to British stagnation).

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ukipwebmaster April 1, 2009 at 7:41 pm

This is now rising fast on YouTube and was the speech that preceded Daniel Hannan’s:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XDwQEEAZhWM

and if you want to know more about Nigel this was at a recent ‘Town Hall’ meeting;

Why failed politicians always go to heaven:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EMMxomYvMoA

Last but not least this was a few years ago when he lambasted Tony Blair:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=grLmZGlzBW8

Please embed these if you like them.

Many thanks

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