O fim do Estado de direito num país da União, qualquer que ele seja, representará o fim do nosso sistema comum de protecção dos direitos humanos e sociais e o fim da democracia, tal como a conhecemos.
PROF. DR. FRANZ MAYER LL.M. (YALE), University of Bielefeld, Faculty of Law, Chair for Public Law, European Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law and Law & Politics.
Our march today is coming to an end. The protest march is over - but our march to restore rule of law is not. The march was silent, but we are not going to be silent. We carried a banner during the march: it proclaimed our right to independence and the right to Europe. We are not going to put these values aside; we will continue to fight for them. We marched with a sign designed especially for us by the creator of the legendary Solidarity logo! It is very symbolic as, unfortunately, we are going...