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公民组成的欧洲

马德里——上个月对欧洲来讲又是残酷之月,在3月22日对布鲁塞尔的恐怖袭击事件中达到高潮。结果引发了欧洲人新一轮自我反省,他们认真思索欧盟的制度缺陷和能力不足,更不用说它目前正在面临的生存挑战。

随着欧洲遭遇从希腊危机到难民涌入等看似无穷无尽的一系列突发事件,今天这样的思考似乎成了家常便饭。但自满仍然是现在的常态,欧盟领导人应对危机的心态是被动多于主动,因此无法打破动荡循环。

危机已成为欧盟新常态的现实强化了这一其实已经在亲欧人士和欧盟官员当中无所不在的观念。这种观念认为我们只能继续蒙混过关。这样的方法既错误又非常危险。

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