The elephant and the blind men

Will it ever be possible to define the European Union?


Read here the Indian tale about the men who went to see the elephant, though all of them were blind. Applying the metaphor to the European Union, the tale expresses sincere doubt as to whether it will ever be possible to define the EU.

Jaap Hoeksma, Philosopher of Law, Director of Euroknow and Creator of the Boardgame Eurocracy, claims that the Soul of Europe lies in her common democracy. Published by the Peace Palace Library Blog.