TRUMPET CALL FOR UNITY
Strength, Respect, Negotiation,
: AND THE END OF DISCORD
Originally Published: 05 June 2016
The influx of uncontrolled migrants into Europe is like a burning detonation cord (a long fuse used to set off explosives). It has blatantly exposed the weaknesses within the EU and NATO members to people around the world. Weaknesses all stem from discord among the member states.
The UK’s EU referendum scheduled for 23 June 2016 is a landmark example of the problems faced both within the EU parliament and the level of dissatisfaction of member states. The issue is not only one of social and economic imperatives, but also of profound philosophical importance. We remind everyone that the UK presided of the greatest empire that the world has ever seen. Of course there are moral legitimacy issues that dog its former colonies from Australia to Zimbabwe today, but the issue of legitimacy can be debated hotly today in corners of the world that were never under Pax Britannica. For such a small country to accomplish this feat is remarkable. How was this accomplished? It was certainly not through war alone. There are elements in the UK today who are re-learning the reasons for success and the need for the preservation of their way of live (which was not idyllic by any definition but has remained valid since 1066 AD).
Discord in Europe, coupled with growing American and Russian rivalry is an alarming trend that must cease. SPEAROFATHENA warns that there can and will be no possibility of easing of tension unless the leaders of the Western World including America, the EU, eastern European non-member EU states and Russia agree at high level to address issues and establish coherent treaties of non-aggression and mutual support.
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SPEAROFATHENA appeals for the following: