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That's the key I think: being poor and having a dodgy human rights record and a slightly delicate grasp of democracy seems to only be a problem for Turkey.

I was about to say, the bottom line is human rights for me...then your statement stopped me short...with the current serious problem with human rights, would the US be considered for entry into the EU??

"Once in awhile we get shown the light, in the strangest of places, if we look at it right" - Hunter/Garcia

by whataboutbob on Tue Jul 5th, 2005 at 10:27:53 AM EST
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