And, again regardless of the external label, we must regard as a single progressive political elite all those who are resolved to smash the idol of the national state, to limit its absolute sovereignty and to set up federal institutions to administer the common interests of Europeans.
The presence at this congress of men of the most diverse parties is proof that people are becoming aware of a new line of political division. The question is: who is for free Europe and who against it? The task before the UEF is to strengthen this feeling and make it a reality in European political life.
The all-important issue is not whether this or that country has a government of the left or of the right: it is the rebirth of free, democratic, European civilization, which can only be achieved in a united Europe. (…)