These unelected bureaucrats have boldly asserted their intention to crack down on paper transactions across the E.U. and solidify a trend that has been gaining momentum for years.
have already criminalized cash transactions above a certain limit, but now the commission has unilaterally established that will affect the entire union. The fear of physical money flowing out of the trade bloc has manifested a draconian response from the State.
If economic conditions deteriorate, the threat of citizens pulling cash out of their accounts and starting a is eliminated in a cashless system. So long as the people’s wealth is under centralized control, funds can be shifted at will to conceal any underlying problems. But the longer this shell game is allowed to persist, the more painful it will be when reality overrides the manipulation.