The European parliamentary elections commence and the German Constitution turns 70 today, both on the very same day. Although arguably coincidental, this overlap offers the opportunity to investigate how “European” today’s German Constitution is.
Tag: Eternity Clause
In the light of the horrific events of the Second World War, which were a direct consequence of Hitler’s power seizure in Germany, the eternity clause was formulated. One could question whether this is a just representation of democratic sovereignty.