Category: Discursuri

Preparation for the European Council meeting (1-2 March 2012) (debate)

The current neoliberal policy of the Troika in Greece is disarticulating the society and destroying the state. A new tranche of financial assistance was postponed yesterday giving rise to fears of an upcoming Greek default. What is more worrisome, however, is the apparent willingness of some eurozone Member States to let this scenario unfold, despite …

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Conclusions of the European Council meeting (8-9 December 2011) (debate)

This European Council’s major achievements are: 1. The split between eurozone and non-eurozone Member States was avoided; 2. Compulsory economic, fiscal and budgetary governance was agreed upon. This opens the way to a new European architecture. What starts with a treaty may finish with a constitution. The summit’s negative results are: 1. The concept of …

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Situation in Libya (debate)

The exact causes of the uprisings in the Arab world remain to be identified. Apart from the future uncertainty surrounding such social upheaval, the ‘political engineering’ undertaken once again by the Euro-Atlantic players increases the danger level of the situation. The constant repetition of the self-deluding speeches from the EU has not stopped, while we …

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