[VIDEO] Boris Johnson’s “The Dream of Rome” – How the Roman Empire achieved political and cultural unity in Europe, and how it compares to the failure of the European Union

Boris Johnson tries to discover how the ancient Romans managed to run a united empire, and why the European Union seems to find the same task so difficult.

Boris Johnson looks at the issues facing European Union through the history of Roman imperial governance. It spawned a successful television series tie-in.‘MP, columnist, editor, television pundit and wit…his metaphors glitter; his similes soar…Johnson is never dull’

-Sunday Times


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