How To Read Ukraine
It’s Not Just About The Protests
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  • Andrew Allison

    Right. What it should be about is why the EU is so anxious to add a corrupt, bankrupt, failed state to the its union.

    • free_agent

      Or, let us ask, is the EU willing to pay enough to incorporate Ukraine? As I read somewhere, the poorer parts of any modern “empire” are retained by the richer parts subsidizing them. The richer parts often rate the increased size/power/prestige of the empire to be worth the costs.

      • Andrew Allison

        Surely you are not suggesting that the Brussels octopus is more interested in expanding it’s scope that the interests of its members?

    • TommyTwo

      “We’ll make it up in volume!”

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