It is indeed, and quite shockingly so are the similarities - From: Gates of Vienna
Vladimir Bukovsky has discovered like many others a striking resemblance between the great totalitarian unions, the Soviet version in the 20th century and the European version in the 21st.
More information about Mr. Bukovsky and the EUSSR (as taken from two YouTube site for this video) is below the jump.
Vladimir Bukovsky spent many years in Russian labour camps and psychiatric prisons for defending human rights.
He came to Britain in 1976. He lectures and writes on the old Soviet system and the EU.
From the DVD “Britain on the Brink”
Wikipedia on Vladimir Bukovsky
The Brussels Journal on Vladimir Bukovsky
End of Nations
The Real Face of the European Union