The sovereign debt crisis that has spread to eurozone’s periphery represents Europe’s “toughest hour since World War II,” according to Angela Merkel. Addressing thousands of delegates from the Christian Democrat Union (CDU), Merkel said that Germany will have to make more sacrifices.Juan Domingo Peron used to say: "El año dos mil nos encontrará unidos o dominados" meaning that the year 2000 will find an united Latin America or a colonized one. Yet all projects to unite or federate Latin American countries failed.
“The challenge of our generation is to finish what we started in Europe, and that is to bring about, step by step, a political union,” Reuters quoted Merkel as saying. “Europe is in one of its toughest, perhaps the toughest hour since World War II.”
Tuesday, November 15, 2011
The EU is a German project, after all
The German project is to form a political union or federation from the two dozen small nationalities of Europe. They are trying to do it without violence and in a very gradual way. Now this long-term project is in danger: