Co nám vzkazuje Itálie?

NEW YORK – Výsledek italských voleb by měl být pro evropské lídry jasným poselstvím: voliči odmítají jimi prosazované politiky úspor.

Evropský projekt, typický značným idealismem, byl odjakživa úsilím vedeným shora. Je však něco úplně jiného pobízet k řízení zemí technokraty, čímž jako by se obcházely demokratické postupy, a vnucovat jim strategie vedoucí k všeobecné veřejné mizérii.

Evropští vůdci sice před tím slovem ucukávají, ale skutečnost je taková, že velká část Evropské unie je v depresi. Úbytek výstupu v Itálii je od začátku krize stejně velký, jako byl ve 30. letech 20. století. Nezaměstnanost mladých lidí v Řecku aktuálně převyšuje 60 % a ve Španělsku 50 %. Při takové destrukci lidského kapitálu se trhá evropské sociální předivo a budoucnost je v ohrožení.

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