EU summit: It will end badly anyway
- Giorgio Cremaschi
It is now clear that the EU summit either will not reach an agreement on real aid to those who have suffered the most from the hecatomb and social damage of the pandemic, or reach a fierce and unjust agreement, along the lines of those imposed by the ...
Julio Anguita, an indispensable companion, teacher to all, who meant it for real
- Salvador López Arnal
How many times did I repeat those words (To the sea with these mainlanders!)... Then I came to know the working class of an industrial city and I understood the real meaning of those things of Marx's that I had read before out of intellectual curiosity. ...
Europe: the bosses are looking for shock
- Antonio Negri
Europe has been cut in two by the coronavirus and will be cut even more severely by its economic and social consequences: this perception is unquestionable when one looks at the pandemic bulletins, and is clearly translated by the differentials in the ...
Virus of Mass Destruction
- C.J. Hopkins
There comes a point in the introduction of every new official narrative when people no longer remember how it started. Or, rather, they remember how it started, but not the propaganda that started it. Or, rather, they remember all that (or are able to, ...
May 3rd, World Press Freedom Day: let’s cry out ‘Free Julian Assange!’
- Comité Free Assange Belgium
The Assange case must finally be recognised for what it is: a totalitarian attack on the rule of law and press freedom, without which a healthy democracy is not possible. If we do not soon want to wake up in a worldwide dictatorship, we had better ...
We are now entering the Era of Western Despotism
- Gianfranco Sanguinetti Τζανφράνκο Σανγκουινέττι
The counter-insurgency approach taken immediately and everywhere by what is improperly called the “war against the virus” confirms the intention behind the “humanitarian” operations of this “war” ...
Coronavirus : Confinement doesn’t abolish the presence of the street; it reinvents it
- Raoul Vaneigem Ραούλ Βανεγκέμ
Challenging the danger posed by the coronavirus is surely absurd. But, on the other hand, isn’t it just as absurd that a disturbance in the habitual course of illnesses has become the object of such intense emotional exploitation and mobilizes ...
Towards a New World Order? The global debt crisis and the privatization of the State
- Michel Chossudovsky
Has the pandemic been used to precipitate the world into a spiral of mass unemployment, bankruptcy and despair?
There is a serious health crisis which must be duly resolved. And this is a number one priority.
But there is another important ...
Reflections on a necessary alternative world
- Marco Bersani
Exit from a model that does not guarantee any protection
This dramatic health and social emergency is offering us a new awareness that a model based exclusively on market thinking and the priority of profits does not guarantee ...
Germany must abandon its rejection of Eurobonds
- Steffen Klusmann
The German government's rejection of eurobonds is selfish, small-minded and cowardly. Existing mechanisms will not be enough to contain the crisis we are facing. We need to act now.
Luis Grañena, ctxt.es
Eurobonds, German Chancellor ...