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A stealth Coup d’Etat may be defined as one that undermines democratic government “of the people, by the people, for the people.” Robert Schuman, the initiator of Europe’s democratic system, took Lincoln’s definition further. In a Democracy, he said, the people must be able to define the proposed objectives and the means to attain them.… » read more

Posted by David Heilbron Price

  Seventy years ago, the French Prime Minister Robert Schuman was faced with two major dangers to the State. A powerful Communist party plotted with the Kremlin to draw France behind the Iron Curtain. On the right, nationalist and Gaullist forces wanted to replace party politics with an autocracy. Instead Schuman not only thwarted their… » read more

Posted by David Heilbron Price