BBC Question Time Brexiteer Compares Pre-Ref Britain To Soviet Russia

For reference, in 2004, eight countries, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia all joined the EU after the fall of the Soviet Union.

Poland, East Germany and Romania were not in the USSR but were under Soviet domination and are now EU member states.

One person who did seem quite enthused about the idea was broadcaster and columnist Julia Hartley-Brewer

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