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Macron proposes new political union for non-EU countries

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By SAMUEL PETREQUIN

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I like it. Liberal Democracies must be encouraged, nourished, and protected against the autocracies and theocracies of the world.

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The EU is messed up because every single member has to agree when something is voted on and there's no real system for kicking out a member that doesn't voluntarily want to leave. Therefore, start up a new and improved EU-like organization like Macron suggests that has a charter that is very similar to the EU's but fixes all of their mistakes. Then EU members can leave the EU and join the new organization over time.

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Disband NATO, form EU only army, and create a European free trade zone, problem solved.

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No need for a political union, as these inevitably erode sovereignty. Economic/trade alliances are better. And anything with Macron involved should be avoided at all costs.

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Someone needs to tell this little 'Jupiter' that we made our decision in 2016 and we meant it.

Thank God for Brexit. As the Bard once wrote, 'Britain is a world by itself and we will nothing pay for wearing our own noses.'

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