Democracy's Burning Ships

Democracy's Burning Ships

For southern European countries, joining the euro was – explicitly or implicitly – a way to force their citizens to accept a degree of fiscal discipline that they were incapable of adopting on their own. But was this a democratic decision, or one that an “enlightened” elite forced upon its unwitting citizens? I fear that the latter is true – hence the growing resentment against the European Union.

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