Commission Debate19 : Bye-bye Abe Lincoln’s democracy! Bye-bye Europe’s democratic heritage? Bye-bye Planet?!
At Copenhagen in December 2009, politicians failed to agree on joint action to save our planet. Politicians have also failed democracy. Has any one noticed? The only living planet in our solar system is in mortal danger — and the melting glaciers, rising tides, desertification, and the annihilation of non-human lifeforms should be ample evidence [...]