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European Thinking Held Hostage by Delusions and Myths

If you expect an article condemning EU directives on the well being of poultry or the curvature of cucumbers, you are welcome to turn the page. I will not talk about that. Instead, my focus here is on the delusions that capture European thinking, making the EU look like a fly that, instead of escaping the bottle, crashes into its walls again and again.

Whether it’s the Greek crisis, the common currency, sovereign debt or the Russian-Ukrainian war, we are held hostage by the myths that have taken hold over the last 70 years. I don’t have anything against myths…

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August 22, 2015