欧洲作决定的时刻

遗忘症是政治不可分割的一部分吗?在有关将于11月份最终签订的改革欧盟机构的条约的问题上,最近的事态表明遗忘症确实扮演了一个中心的角色。

让我们来看一下使某些怀有可疑的顾虑的欧盟领导人忘记甚至是最近发生的事情的那种“病症”吧。忙于处理国内事务的他们在把欧洲作为避免向他们的国民透露糟糕消息的替罪羊上是从来都毫不迟疑的。一些人表现出分离主义者的倾向,而使他们的选民感到担心和沮丧。因此我们就不应该对许多欧盟公民拒绝,或者至少是对拥抱欧洲事业感到犹豫不决表示惊讶了。

这种政治欺骗也许能赢得选举,但是它严重破坏了任何能体验或是观察政治作为一个能对全球发展作出贡献的进程的机会。

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