As Turkey Turns Totalitarian, EU Officials Move to Accelerate EU Membership Bid

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European Union bureaucrats like to portray themselves as enlightened, competent technocrats who nobly represent humanity’s grandest political and economic experiment. Meanwhile, the stark reality is the EU is little more than a bunch of self-interested frauds willing to do “whatever it takes” to preserve their own status and power. When you peel back the EU’s facade of disingenuous humanitarian pledges, what you discover is a putrid cadre of incompetent, corrupt and deeply unethical politicians.

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4 comments on “As Turkey Turns Totalitarian, EU Officials Move to Accelerate EU Membership Bid
  1. YoLithos says:

    Now they want them? Utterly incredible! Could they be thinking of taking the opportunity to put together their own slime Assad, in a (cracked) mirror, darkly?

    The Turkish oligarchy in power, on the other hand, might also be lashing out at every hint of destabilization, however slight or imaginary. Could the Eurocrats be playing a “cunning realpolitik” card, remotely akin to the “peace Prize” embarrassment?

  2. Flopot says:

    @YoLithos

    Oh really?

  3. YoLithos says:

    That was about Erdogan as a broken mirror negative of Assad. An “evil twin” parable, as it were.
    A bit too subtle and optimistic for some, perhaps. There’s a historical context to the phrase and some sociopolitical parallels apply which would make it rather obvious. Really.
    https://www.google.com.br/#q=%22he%27s+our%22+crook+OR++bastard

  4. Flopot says:

    Lol. There’s nothing subtle about referring to Assad as “slime”.

    What is interesting is that you mistake sophistry for subtlety.