EUROPEAN DEMOCRACY IMPERILLED

After the Crash of 1929 two were the major developments that shaped our world. First, the common currency of that era began to disintegrate. Secondly, Nazi and Fascist parties gathered enough strength to push liberal democracy aside and to unleash a dark nightmare upon humanity. 

After the Crash of 2008, our generation’s 1929, at least in Europe, our common currency is disintegrating and the extreme Right is beginning to hatch the serpent’s eggs. From 2011 this site has been warning of this dystopic development. Unfortunately, its prognosis proved prescient. Europe is sliding into a variety of authoriatarianisms of which the rise of parties like Golden Dawn in Greece are mere symptoms of a broader epidemic.

ALL POSTS ON THE THREAT TO EUROPEAN DEMOCRACY (Updated October 2013)