Monday, November 14, 2011

Consecutive AP Headlines

Spain is Next

Two nominally Democratically elected governments have been overthrown, and effective "austerity constitutions" are being drafted. Spain is next. It is a season of revolutions, but not popular revolutions.

But then, it isn't a class war if one side just massacres the other, now is it?

Conservative MEP Daniel Hannan sees it the same way - though viewed distinctly from the other side of the ideological spectrum. He sees national ethnic identity and democracy as intertwined, which it is not clear that it is.