- a return to real national borders
- the reduction of the number of European bureaucrats by 97%
- the ending of the tendency to regulate the cocoa content of chocolate or the market for goat’s cheese
- the return of money-issuing powers to the various countries’ central banks (while keeping the euro)
Montebourg also calls for an alliance of the grasshoppers (France, Spain, and Italy) against the great wicked ant, Germany. Dalrymple comments:
What a wonderful way to promote peace and harmony between France and its neighbour across the Rhine!