A European Foundational Assembly
Pierre CALAME, July 2016
Brexit has given rise to a radically new situation in Europe, calling for a radically new initiative – that of a European Foundational Assembly.
This piece outlines the purpose of such an Assembly and the processes involved, focussing on the following points:
What is a foundational assembly, and what makes it possible, and necessary, right now?
A two-phase Foundational Assembly, first local, then European
Selecting and organising local assemblies
How a European Citizens’ Assembly would be run
Issues addressed by a Foundational Assembly
The political, material, financial and human resources required for a Foundational Assembly.
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