What is a nation? As the debate over the united nations of Europe floods our media, Jim Sayers asks a pertinent question. Jim Sayers photo: iStock 2016 is the year for the people of Britain to think hard about nationhood. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.