Pageantry in the Face of Austerity

The Diamond Jubilee in commemoration of the 60-year reign of Queen Elizabeth II has been a pretty spectacular affair.  Especially so in light of the economic news we’ve become more used to hearing out of Europe. In fact, last week Mario Draghi, the head of the European Central Bank warned that the current structure of the European Union and its problematical currency, the Euro, was unsustainable.… [Read more]