The Vampire Continent
The Europe of yesteryear enriched itself through colonialism's depredations, but it is no longer the center of the world. Its people, colonized today, are also in need of liberation and, to do this, will need to recover their revolutionary traditions and establish global alliances.
Why Europe can’t just “fix” youth unemployment
Jerome E. Roos
Our problems are not due to a lack of innovative ideas; they are due to an excess of financial power concentrated in the hands of an elite of bankers.
For years already, the youth of Europe’s heavily indebted periphery has been facing mass unemployment. ...
What to do about the debt and the euro?
Various Authors - Versch. Autoren - AA.VV. - Auteurs div. -Από διάφορους συντάκτες - Muhtelif Yazarlar-Olika skribenter-Malsamaj aŭtoroj-مؤلفون مختلفين
Europe is sinking into crisis and social regression under the pressure of austerity, recession and the strategy of “structural reforms”. This pressure is tightly coordinated at the European level, under the leadership of ...
European Commission to criminalize nearly all seeds and plants not registered with government
A new law proposed by the European Commission would make it illegal to "grow, reproduce or trade" any vegetable seeds that have not been "tested, approved and accepted" by a new EU bureaucracy named the "EU Plant Variety Agency. ...
Small-Town Mayor’s Millions as Exhibit A on Graft in Spain
- Suzanne Daley
LA MUELA, Spain — In the good times, the former mayor of this small, wind-swept village of 5,000 ...
- Tony Paterson
The four men and one woman charged in Germany’s biggest Nazi-linked trial since 1945 will find ...
Why can't the IMF face up to the truth about the failing euro?
- Jeremy Warner
I've been in Washington most of this week for the spring meeting of the International Monetary Fund. ...
Privatising Margaret Thatcher's funeral would be a fitting tribute to her legacy
- Sunny Hundal
Margaret Thatcher's close ideological ally Ronald Reagan famously said the 10 most dangerous words in ...
Promoting democracy, by any means necessary
BRUSSELS (Own report) - The EU has created a new foundation to promote subversive forces in countries ...
Greece and Spain helped postwar Germany recover. Spot the difference
- Nick Dearden
Sixty years ago, half of German war debts were cancelled to build its economy. Yet today, debt is destroying ...
Éric Toussaint: “Greece must unilaterally suspend repayment of its debt.”
- Tassos Tsakiroglu Τάσος Τσακίρογλου
“In Greece, the ruling class and the government are destroying democracy,” Eric Toussaint, ...