EU is about keeping and maintaining power at the top.

Juncker: “If we allow Catalonia to separate, others will do the same”

Yes, others will continue and you won't stop it.

· · SubwayTooter · 0 · 7 · 4

@paulfree14 guess this is why they want to make things difficult for the UK.

People have been using the same excuse to prevent Somaliland from breaking away from Somalia despite its having a functional government the whole time.

The Westphalian model relies on people believing in these fictitious entities called "nation-states" which are the only things that have rights or even any kind of existence at the international level. Once we start accepting the heretofore pretended idea that nation-state power truly originates with individuals, that whole model breaks down.

@paulfree14 They are basically admitting they do not have the consent of the governed.

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