Monday, January 17, 2011

The EU Presidency, brought to you by Audi, VW...

Skoda, Samsung, Uncle Tom Cobbliegh and all.

Ralf Grahn has pointed out that the program of the Hungarian Presidency is,
(This is the first presidency programme I remember seeing with corporate sponsors.)
And this is what he means, (p58 of the Pdf)

What are these companies paying for when they sponsor the program, what are they getting from the Hungarians, and what from the EU?

I think we should be told.


IanPJ said...

Having read Mussolini’s Doctrine of Fascism, fascist movements promote a corporatist economy whereby, in theory, representatives of capital and labour interest groups work together within sectoral corporations to create both harmonious labour relations and maximization of production that would serve the national interest.

A good example of this in action is the European Economic & Social Committee

However, Fascism & Communism have now merged in the world of politics to present itself as Communitarianism, represented in the UK by Red Toryism, that Philip Blonde version of a Communitarian Britain who is one of Camerons mentors.

State & Business working in harmony to ensure a neatly ordered, regulated existence for the populus of the EU. Business has never had it so good... the people just pay..

Anonymous said...

Good boys, you good Europeans still are following faithfully after the North American master. See the USA, see your future.