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To get out of this crisis we need to rebuild Europe from scratch

European Council on Foreign Relations, 22 November 2011- In an op-ed published recently in the Financial Times, Jean-Claude Piris, the former chief lawyer for the EU Council of Ministers, warned that the present institutional set-up of the EU is "no longer tenable" and called for a two-speed Europe. Coming as it did from a former top-ranking EU official, from one of its founding member states (France), who was also one of the architects of the Lisbon Treaty, this was powerful stuff.