The Spanish securities market commission wants an end to politicising of its activities, it says. So why, then, with the referendum two months away, is it displaying a prominent link on its homepage to a government pro-European constitution site?
- Statutory obligation to know Spanish/Catalan, against European rules?
That’s surely the long-term implication for the Spanish constitution and the Catalan statute of autonomy of this European Court of Justice
- Dutch referenda
Most of the Spanish press screw up and write that today’s referendum is the first in Holland’s history. Not true: constitutional
- Euro woes
Nice one from Steyn in the Torygraph: ‘The American constitution begins with the words “We the people”. The starting point for
- Why less democracy is better for Europe
Peter Mandelson on how fortunate we are that the European Commission is unelected, remote, unaccountable, and a major bureaucracy.
- Why does the PNV hate Fujimori?
Someone just sent me a wild and wildly misleading press release (Spanish) from the PNV, the main legal Basque nationalist party.