Europe's Long Dream
For fifty years Europe has dreamed of building a common market a community and a union of nations into what some have likened to a United States of Europe. Today, the European Union, takes in 27 nations and is the largest trading bloc in the world. Its population is larger than the United States and some say it's currency, the Euro, could one day overtake the dollar as the world's trading currency. Europe is growing, changing and facing a crossroads in its history.You probably don't spend much time thinking about Europe. For most of us Europe's turbulent past has been forgotten. For many others Europe has become a museum of past glories. Yet Europe could one day soon have a dramatic impact on your life. Stay with us as we look beyond today's headlines and consider Europe's Long Dream.