The French shockwave in Europe

Highlight — The French were asked whether they accepted or rejected the European Union’s constitutional treaty today. In one of the highest turnouts in the history of French democracy, the latest polls suggest the French answered “No” by a landslide 55-45.

I had these few thoughts on how Europe was a hot debate over two months ago. This is a halt to Europe in the short term.

Image is courtesy of Jochen Gerner/Liberation [fr].