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Catherine Stihler was elected as the youngest British MEP in 1999. She describes why the European Union was created and what the freedom of movement means.
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12 June 2009

Classroom Ideas

This clip could be used to illustrate the benefits of the EU. Students could work in groups to discuss what they have learned from the clip about the advantages of the EU, and then undertake their own research to find out possible opposition and reasons against UK membership in the EU.