Why We love the EU :
– Because EU is the best thing happened to Europe since Pax Romana !
– Because Europe invented DEMOCRACY, THE RULE OF LAW, CIVIL AND HUMAN RIGHTS !
– Because reconciliation, multilateral cooperation and integration are the principal means to safeguard peace, tolerance and mutual respect !
– Because European Civilisation shaped the World !
– Because Europe has gained a lot of experience through its very long history !
– Because Europe has a fantastic blend of cultures !
– Because EUROPE represents THE CULTURE and cultural pluralism and it’s the Continent of Culture !
– Because Europe creates and understands ART !
– Because Europe has the world’s highest rate of cross-cultural contacts !
– Because Europe has unbelievable diversity !
– Because Europe values friendship, openness and solidarity !
– Because Europe values cultural diversity and intercultural dialogue and exchanges !
– Because Europe is from Venus and Venus is the Goddess of Love !
– Because Europe loves everybody !
– Because Europe invented Utopia !
– Because Europe believes in social equality, equal opportunities and universal medical care !
– Because EU is the largest economy in the world, the world’s largest trading block and single market (EU 28’s population is 505.7 million people) !
– Because EU is Europe and Europe will be EU !
– And Because despite all dificulties, the European Dream will prevail !
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