A rift between “Old” and “New” Europe has recently been brought out in the open. The latest draft of the new EU constitution reveals Old Europe’s solution: a consolidation of control within those nations that drive the Union.
A year from now, the world’s largest federal union of nation-states will be formed, comprising the greatest trading bloc in the world. One nation is set to control the flow of goods and services produced by that monolithic federal economy.
Is Germany truly the pacifist country that the whole world has been led to believe that it is over the past 50 years? There is more than meets the eye behind the alleged change in the German national character.