Listen: Prime Minister, European Union And Rian discussed on Today in Focus
"Talking about tanning, blah in nineteen Ninety-seven. He became prime minister. Just as your mama's such a central of story. I must ask you how she felt about that. My mother would always make me stay up with her, and what she election coming. But on the evening of may, I nine thousand nine hundred seven she actually said to me, I'm going to bed early because I really don't care who wins this. Wow. I D Rian playing in the kitchen that did not think things could only get better. I should say she, she. She engaged in politics, and in working politics, but she bought it Blair from very early is being basically charlatan, who was going to sell them out. Okay. So a rottie is not very happy on the may evening in one thousand nine hundred a tough tough crowd, right? One woman tough crowd. So let let's just take us through. What comes after this? So Tony Blair is elected. He becomes prime minister at that time the type of way that we talk about immigration is starting to change in two thousand and one nine eleven and that's followed by a spike in anti Muslim bigotry. Blad take some tough steps on immigration. But when he stood European countries joined the we're welcoming ten new Member States into the European Union today. Mar the new beginning he doesn't put in place transitional controls. Then"