Europe is an idea. It’s better than that – it’s a noble idea. The many countries of a small continent club together, sharing common values and common interests, to solve problems, break down barriers and live better than they would and could otherwise.
Lovely jubbly, and why not?
But why does it have to be run as an anti-democratic precursor to a superstate directed by the bureaucracy? Why, in short, do we have to have some fat German socialist as a President of it?