Blogging from the Highlands of Scotland until I return to the Murcia region of Spain towards the end of January 2018 for about a month
'From fanaticism to barbarism is only one step' - Diderot
Friday, 26 August 2005
Peter Mandelson - 'Protectionist of the Month'
Congratulations to fellow-gay Mandy for reminding us once more just how idiooic is the socialism in which he seems to believe. Protecting uncompetitive producers may well be popular with a certain kind of voter, and may even 'work' in the short-term, but I doubt very much if in the longer-term this latest madness by the EU, courtesy of friend Mandy, will serve the genuine interests of European textile producers and clothing manufacturers.