Plan B: How to Rescue the European Constitution
The fact is that the great public debates announced by the Member States, determined to reconnect the frayed links between citizens and the European project, are thin on the ground. Between mourners of an immaterial “yes”, yesterday’s unwavering champions of a “no” today left in the closet, pseudo-undecided and sitters on the fence, the project of constitutional Treaty has shunted to a halt unsteady to say the least. In this context, Andrew Duff’s pamphlet is timely. His chosen title sets the tone: the time has come to launch the debate on a potential “plan B”.