Yes, I agree to this analysis of EU. There is no European demos, and that is alright for Europe. However, the integration will make further progress, despite the lack of courage and leadership of present European governments. However, it may arise a central, well integrated and economical successful bloc of France, Germany, Benelux, Austria, Finland, Sweden as an inner circle surrounded by countries like UK (stronger links to USA, preferring own parliament) and less developped countries in south and eastern Europe.
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from the article: There is still not one Europe