The European Union is ignoring this [anti-EU electoral] trend and soldiering on with what Brussels calls “more Europe”, which often means more interventionism and central planning. And citizens are not happy with this. Instead of seeing Brexit as a warning sign and an opportunity to improve the European Union strengthening freedom, openness and diversity, the separation of the UK has been taken as an opportunity to advance in an incorrect model that mirrors the French “dirigisme”, a central-planned, heavily intervened model."The European Union Must Think Local To Address Global Challenges." By Daniel Lacalle, ZeroHedge, 1/4/18.