The leaders of the European Union guide democracy in name only. In practice, they constantly override it and violate fundamental democratic norms on a grand scale. The anti-democratic practices in the Council of the EU, also known as the Council of Ministers, are a real scandal. IE-member Harald Schumann is convinced: Anyone who follows the passage of legislation in the EU, and in particular the means by which monetary union is controlled, must come to this conclusion.
A look at Ireland’s phenomenal economy. Read HERE
New orders in manufacturing:March 2022 (in real terms, provisional):-4.7% on the previous month (seasonally and calendar adjusted)-3.1% on the same month a year earlier (calendar adjusted ) New orders from the non-euro area went down […]
Why nationalists can appear nationalistic and anti-EU , but still be solid neo-liberals. This somewhat lengthy paper analyses what the rightist populist political parties beyond their rhetoric really stand for. Read here