Many regions, stateless nations of sort, are looking to establish their own personality through paradiplomacy. This battle pits a mosaic of mini foreign policies against the regional uniformity imposed by the European Union.
It is certainly right to put the brakes on the ECB’s anti-inflationary zeal. But on its own a little helping hand from EcoFin isn’t enough to kick start economic recovery. What we really need is a European Social Pact.
The debate over the EU’s Christian roots has sprung up again slap bang in the middle of the debate about the Constitution. Faced with the this religious comeback, will the EU end up being Christian or secular?