I’ve always gotten a personal pleasure from watching Nigel Farage give speeches before the European Parliament. I also happen to agree with much of what he has to say.
The people who “run” the euro project are indeed unelected technocrats who see themselves as benign despots of Europe. They have the audacity to believe that the solution to people’s problems can come from bureaucratic decree rather than from freedom and democracy.
We had an opportunity to interview Mr. Farage on Capital Account earlier this week, and we too asked him about the origins of Europe and the reemergence of Germany as a power on the European stage. I have linked to that interview below: