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A central bank, a treaty (constitution renamed), a central law giver, doesn't this sound like a country? I know each country still has some autonomy however i think we will see this being gradually reduced as the people are made more comfortable with the idea of being one, very large country.
Originally posted by purehughness
We aren't countries anymore really.. I think the term is 'member states'..
And I want out!
Jiri Oberfalzer, a member of the Czech senate and Klaus’s closest ally, said Nicolas Sarkozy, the French president, had already threatened the Czechs with expulsion from the EU. “Ideas of changing the constitution just to get rid of the president only shows how weak our young democracy is,” said Oberfalzer, a Eurosceptic.
Originally posted by thoughtsfull
The whole idea of someone like Tony Blair in charge of a revived Roman Empire scares me silly.
....The Holy Roman Empire, being officially Confirmed by Imperial Decree in the meeting of the Reichs-Council of The Holy Roman Empire on the 1st of September 1999, in London. His Imperial Highness, formally assumed the Title of Hereditary Sovereign Chancellor and Grand Master of the aforesaid Association and of all other International Associations, Official Bodies and Imperial Orders of The Imperial Nobility of the Holy Roman Empire, on the same date which includes the descendants of the Imperial Italian Nobility of The Holy Roman Empire, who formed an Italian Association.