The populists are spreading slogans. We have to offer solutions and answers.
From the very beginning, Europe has been not only a success story but also a story of success achieved by learning.
However painful or regrettable Brexit may be, it will not stop the E.U. as it moves to the future; we need to move forward.
Forgetting the importance of national landscapes, cultures, national behaviours, reactions, and reflexes is a big, big mistake.
In a union of equals, there can be no second-class consumers. I will not accept that in some parts of Europe, people are sold food of lower quality than in other countries, despite the packaging and branding being identical.
We decide on something, leave it lying around, and wait and see what happens. If no one kicks up a fuss, because most people don't understand what has been decided, we continue step by step until there is no turning back.