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Habermas urges more 'cooperation' between EU states

29.04.13 @ 09:36

  1. By EUOBSERVER

German philosopher Jurgrn Habermas has called for EU countries to increase co-operation and the pooling of sovereignty in a speech at the Catholic university in Leuven. The 83 year old sociology professor urged member states to agree to "supernational" democracy, with current nation states giving up further powers to Brusseks.