Suddenly Europe is seeing a radical increase in political prisoners. Falciani is supposed to be extradited to Switzerland in exchange for the Catalan Marta Rovira. It will be interesting to see what Germany receives for Puidgemont. Thank goodness we have such a democratic justice system in Spain, Germany, and Switzerland, unlike in those totalitarian, populist nations like Poland and Hungary.
With laws and rules and everything being “so complicated” the EU avoids any real scrutiny. Bill Mitchell is one of the few exception.s Read here
It is a paradox: the centre-right and centre-left parties with their neo-liberal policies have lost democratic credibility and have opened the gates to the ultra-right and fascist parties. These same political elements are now supposed […]