Back in the EUSSR

The European Union, which just won the Nobel Peace Prize, has delivered a poker tell, an unconscious sign of its true nature. The Union, which concentrates power in the hands of an unelected bureaucracy, while going through the motions of electing a parliament , has a promotional poster which demonstrates the true nature 9of the beast. Daniel Hannan of the UK Telegraph spotted the insult:   He writes: Take a close look at this promotional poster. Notice anything? Alongside the symbols of Christianity, Judaism, Jainism and so on is one of the wickedest emblems humanity has conceived: the hammer and sickle. For three generations, the badge of the Soviet revolution meant poverty, slavery, torture and death. It adorned the caps of the chekas who came in the night. It opened and closed the propaganda films which hid the famines. It advertised the people's courts where victims of purges and show-trials were condemned. It fluttered over the re-education camps and the gulags. For...(Read Full Post)