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Should the European Union intervene in the political conflict in Catalonia?
Most of the euroscepticism is caused by perceived legislative overreach on the part of the EU. Intervening in Spain's internal affairs would only strengthen euroscepticism.
Brexit was also fueled by a perceived EU legislative overreach.
Dealing with human rights violations can never be legislative overreach. Spain must follow
what it ratifies according to Article 96.1
, no more no less. The UN Charter, concerning the self-determination right, says clearly that
"Every State has the duty to promote, through joint and separate action, realization of the principle of equal rights and self-determination of peoples"