Wow, once again, a German government official talking about consolidating power… Wow. If I didn’t know better I’d mention the Reichstag, but that horse died ages ago.
What we have here is another go at presenting a pre-fabricated answer to a manufactured crisis. The question they’re really asking isn’t how do we solve this crisis, it’s how do we get those pesky wanna-be sovereign citizens to shut up so we can have our USE.
What the EU needs is to dissolve. Independence, sovereignty and neutrality work. Just ask Switzerland. Sure, wealth creates safety, but safety also invites wealth. And it’s too small to help out all its neighbors once the domino effect takes hold, so all you thinking sovereigns better get going.