What a speech! “Europe is not a market, it is the will to live together. Leaving Europe is not leaving a market, it is leaving shared dreams. We can have a common market, but if we do not have common dreams, we have nothing. Europe is the peace that came after the disaster of war. Europe is the pardon between French and Germans. Europe is the return to freedom of Greece, Spain and Portugal. Europe is the fall of the Berlin Wall. Europe is the end of communism. Europe is the welfare state, it is democracy,” Esteban González Pons reminds us today, on the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome. #EU60
"You are wrong if you think that we are not sad you are leaving. It hurts us profoundly. Unfortunately, this time it is the UK that will come down on the wrong side of history," said Esteban González Pons during the #Brexit debate in the European Parliament.