The British government's plan to exit the European Union is more uncertain following a U.K. High Court ruling on November 3 that called for Parliamentary approval prior to the process moving forward. Listen to Visiting Assistant History Prof. Peter Moloney discuss the significance of the development.
A native of Ireland, Peter Moloney has expertise in international political governance, the history of the European Union, post-war economic globalization, 20th-century Trans-Atlantic relations, and modern British and French history. He currently studies the evolution of modern international governance, focusing on the European Union and its forerunner, the European Economic Community. He is developing a manuscript on the influence of the 1975 British referendum on EEC membership and its future direction.