Trends in the European Union and Russia: Implications for the United States
Publication Date: February 2007
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Author(s): Nile Gardiner
Series: Heritage Lecture
Coverage: United States
The European continent faces a stark choice between a Europe based around the principles of free markets, free trade, limited government, national sovereignty, and decentralized power, and a federal Europe that worships at the trough of socialism and supra-nationalism. The U.S. policy must support a Europe of nation-states.