Michael was a Labour MEP for East Lancashire. He studied at West Berlin University and has taught at Greifswald and Gottingen universities in Germany. He was vice-president of the European parliament’s trade committee and subsequently trade policy adviser to the European economic and social committee (EESC). He is now a freelance writer and lecturer on international politics.
The simple basic fact about the World Trade Organization is that it can only have as much power and influence...Read more
Michael Hindley looks at just how isolated Britain is going to be in post-Brexit trade talks, and the difficulty of...Read more
Former MEP Michael Hindley looks at the impasse in the EU budget negotiations over rising authoritarianism in Poland and HungaryRead more
Meat processers work closely to each other on production lines, making social distancing difficult.Read more