The left believe that the EU is some benevolent organisation put there by gaia socialism to prevent the exploitation of the worker by cigar smoking, top hatted white racist anglo capitalists. Here is one article that pretty much disproves that, from their beloved Guardian newspaper.
Brussels has more lobbyists than Washington. There is good reason for that, Brussels has a lot more power to hand out contracts to friends because Brussels has an unaccountable dictatorship called the “European Commision.”
One individual who you can look into that embodies the EU is Juan Manuel Barroso. Who was the Prime Minister of Portugal, the President of the EU and now works for Goldman Sachs. The bank that bankrupted Greece with a derivatives scam.
They are even having to admit now that £100bn a year is lost to corruption in the EU.