The Consequences of Brexit for Britain and Europe
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The Consequences of Brexit for Britain and Europe
19 March @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Entry into the European Community in 1973 was a momentous event – with seismic consequences for British politics and the constitution. Brexit is likely to have equally momentous consequences both for our constitution – on Parliament, on the courts, on individual rights, and, above all on he question of whether the United Kingdom can be held together – and for Britain’s defence and foreign policy. Vernon Bogdanor will analyse the consequences of Brexit, both at home and abroad.
The Henry Jackson Society is delighted to welcome you to join Vernon Bogdanor CBE for a timely discussion surrounding Brexit and it’s consequences.
Vernon Bogdanor CBE is Professor of Government at the Institute of Contemporary British History, King’s College London. He is also a Fellow of the British Academy, an Honorary Fellow of the Institute for Advanced Legal Studies, a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, and a Fellow of the Academy of the Social Sciences. He was formerly Professor of Government at Oxford University and has been an adviser to a number of governments, including those of Albania, Czech Republic, Hungary, Kosovo, Israel, Mauritius. Slovakia and Trinidad. He is currently writing a multi-volume work on British political history from 1895 to 1997 and is a frequent contributor to TV, radio and the press.
Dr. Alan Mendoza is a Founder and the Executive Director of the Henry Jackson Society. He directs analysis, research focus, strategy and development for the organisation. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, a member of the Advisory Board of the Electric Infrastructure Security Council and the presenter of Current Affairs on the J-TV news channel. Alan is a frequent speaker at high-profile national and international events and conferences. He holds a BA and MPhil in History at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge; and a PhD at the same institution focusing on Anglo-American relations during the Bosnian War, 1992-1995.
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