Posted by: rbbadger | September 19, 2009

Does the EU club have a future?

As Europe gets ready to finally ratify the Treaty of Lisbon and thus create such things as a permanent European Commision president, formalize the EU courts, create an EU foreign policy, and much more, Ambrose Evans-Prichard asks whether or not the EU really has a future.  European demographics and European economies have shrunk. 

You can read his musings here.

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  1. Although I understand there were pluses and minuses discussed in the ratification debate, I want to congratulate my European friends and say, chins up! It is difficult indeed to get unanimity among so many governments. I think it shows strength in Europe. If I haven’t disgusted you sufficiently already, I recommend the following post, http://euandus3.wordpress.com/2009/11/03/the-eu-as-a-partner-for-the-us/


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