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The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing. Albert Einstein This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it,… » read more

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Sir, I just read your article ‘Support for Lisbon Treaty in Ireland plunges‘ [1] and that reminded me again of G. Orwell’s masterpiece Animal Farm – a truly remarkable novel about a society living up to seven commandments, the seventh of which is “All animals are equal” [2]. Eventually, as the years passed by and… » read more

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There are four ways in which you can spend money. You can spend your own money on yourself. When you do that, why then you really watch out what you’re doing, and you try to get the most for your money. Then you can spend your own money on somebody else. For example, I buy… » read more

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The EPSO’s Personal Data Protection Policy Deceit In an age of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act. George Orwell Part 1: The Treaty of Lisbon Deceit Last week I read a statement issued by the Commission of the European Communities (alias the European Commission, EC) in response to claims made by a… » read more

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The Treaty of Lisbon Deceit In an age of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act. George Orwell In my entry “The EU institutions’ hypocritical fight against climate change” I already raised the issue of the integrity of the Commission of the European Communities (alias the European Commission, EC). This entry puts a… » read more

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What you do speaks so loud that I cannot hear what you say. Ralph Emerson Hypocrisy can afford to be magnificent in its promises, for never intending to go beyond promise, it costs nothing. Edmund Burke I would like to begin this entry by thanking Eberhard Rhein for his response to my letter to the… » read more

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THE RISING PYRAMID

I think myself that we have more machinery of government than is necessary, too many parasites living on the labor of the industrious. Thomas Jefferson The people are the government, administering it by their agents; they are the government, the sovereign power. Andrew Jackson There is hardly any person living in Europe who does not… » read more

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Sirs, The European Union (EU) is said to have been established by the Treaty on European Union signed in 1992. However, taking advantage of your neutrality, I would like to question the EU’s existence based on the following considerations: First, the Treaty on European Union (TEU) explicitly states that the EU “shall be founded on… » read more

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Sir, Yesterday I read the article ‘Fresh start with new members’ statute’ on the European Parliament’s website [1]. The article reminded me of a press release by Open Europe [2] drawing public attention to the money pit that the benefits to be received by the members of the Commission of the European Communities presided by… » read more

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