当“是”意味着“不”

大部分评论家都例行公事地以为,若5月29日法国公民投票结果赞成正在审议中的欧盟宪法,这将对欧洲和欧盟都有好处。但是,我们却有理由对这些想当然的观点表示质疑。

法国公投将决定的不是法国对欧洲永恒不变的义务,而是法国总统雅克·希拉克的政治命运。如果法国投了反对票,那么希拉克先生就完蛋了。如果他们投了赞成票,那么希拉克将东山再起。

显然,势力削弱的希拉克比势力强大的他对欧洲更为有利,即使这意味着欧洲整合的进程将暂时放缓脚步。

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