Would a new bank holiday boost European sentiment?

commented by Priya Basil

Someone else's paradise (Issue IV/2019)

They are an invitation to be and to act differently. Holidays unite people. They let us converge with a new, wilder, freer mindset. I imagine this holiday as falling on a Monday so that we can travel over a long weekend and can celebrate together, everywhere. We need new ways to meet the nationalistic and intolerant currents in our society. Why not bank on the power of celebration? 

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