Walter Ellis

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Walter Ellis is a journalist and commentator based in France.


Friday, 23 October 2020

Britain’s standoff with Brussels over fishing isn’t worth compromising a Brexit deal

If asked to choose between Europe and the open sea, Churchill said famously, Britain would always choose the open sea, …

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Sunday, 18 October 2020

Solidarity with France as, once again, Islamist barbarity is unleashed

Beheading is such a dehumanising act. When someone is shot dead, or stabbed to death, we recoil. We are distressed. …

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Thursday, 15 October 2020

French cities are back in lockdown with President Macron’s emergency curfew

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Thursday, 15 October 2020

America’s woke awakening will fade away as Covid passes

I watched a clip on YouTube this morning about the trend within the Black Lives Matter movement to discredit Christopher …

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Tuesday, 13 October 2020

France makes its pitch to take over London’s role as Europe’s banker

One should always be wary of claims made by those whose job it is to promote a particular interest, whether …

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Friday, 9 October 2020

The Second Wave: How long can Europe remain in lockdown before the people rise in revolt?

It would be an exaggeration to say that the anxiety gripping Europe as it confronts a second wave of the …

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Tuesday, 6 October 2020

Is Meghan okay? We haven't heard from her in four days

According to the noted broadcaster Trevor Phillips, Meghan Markle, formerly Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Sussex, was surprised to …

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Thursday, 1 October 2020

It’s the final hand in the great UK-EU card game - let’s see who is bluffing

The greatest illusion – or delusion – cherished by hardline Brexiteers since negotiations over a trade deal started out in …

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Monday, 28 September 2020

Amy Coney Barrett: the conservative judge set to be Trump’s most important legacy

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