Ten years ago, the EU imposed sanctions on Austria for inclusion of its right-wing party, FPÖ, in Government. Today, the EU is silent on the swing to the right or right-wing thinking in the Netherlands, Hungary, Slovakia, Sweden, France, etc.

Maybe we should now write €pean. Or perhaps reflect on some preambular words:

“Conscious of its spiritual and moral heritage, the Union is founded on the indivisible, universal values of human dignity, freedom, equality and solidarity; …” EU Charter of Fundamental Rights