Remember, it’s not so much of EU being on the brink, as it being forced to swallow a modicum of national resurgence that insists on ”going it alone” (for a nano second) before it thrusts itself back into the EU.
EU on the Brink: Hundreds of Thousands March in Catalonia to Demand the Release of ‘Political Prisoners’
Around three-quarters of a million Catalans have marched to demand the release of local politicians arrested for their role in the drive for independence.
— Haaretz.com (@haaretzcom) November 12, 2017
Spain’s central government has dissolved the Catalan parliament, dismissed the Catalan government, and imposed direct rule following the region’s unilateral declaration of independence on October 27th.