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Enhanced democracy

In my previous post I noted that the first step to bridge the gap between individuals and the European level is the flow of coherent information. Now this one is about the second, also necessary step, which is (in one word) legitimacy. Most of us agree that the best method in a democracy to obtain… » read more

Posted by David Korosi

After the state of the Union speech, some said that president Barroso doesn’t have visions covering the whole European Union. Well, I would say that he does have visions, but he has very limited freedom to act. To gain some more freedom, Mr Barroso has to be the initiator of a “European concept”, which is… » read more

Posted by David Korosi

We need more… what?

President Barroso’s state of the Union was undoubtfully an unprecedented speech, but even revealed a couple of things, which may be useful to think about. The Portuguese head of Comission is the first to serve two mandates since 1995, when the doubling frenchman Jacques Delors was replaced by Jacques Santer. Does Barroso have the chance… » read more

Posted by David Korosi