The Emperor's New Notes
The post-Covid19 monetary revolution
- Leopoldo Salmaso
We hope to be able to tell this new version of an old fairy tale soon.
In the textbooks of economics, the 2020 Spring marks the end of the dogma “Money is Scarce”, first in Europe and then in the rest of the world.
‘Helicopter Money’: This is the game-changer geo-politically
- Alastair Crooke
As the US and the UK, to stem Covid-19 infections, adopt a close-to-wartime approach, with intrusive levels of intervention into social life, these governments – as the corollary to lockdown – are proposing massive bail-outs. At first brush, ...
Handbook of COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment
- Various Authors - Autores varios - Auteurs divers- AAVV-d.a.
This Handbook of COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment was compiled according to clinical experience at The First Affliated Hospital, Zhejiang University School of Medicine
Faced with an unknown virus, sharing and collaboration are the best ...
War on the toilet paper front in times of pan(dem)ics : Russia’s tissue battles Swedes, Turks, USAmericans
- John Helmer
Russian toilet paper is a national secret – not a state secret, but a commercial one.
This is because production, sales and profits have been growing fast – and this has been for the past five years, before the current toilet paper panic. ...
The Capitalist Pandemic, Coronavirus and the Economic Crisis
- Éric Toussaint Ερίκ Τουσέν اِریک توسان
A public health crisis
The stock market and financial crisis
The crisis in the production sector preceded the coronavirus pandemic
The evolution of the financial and economic crisis since 3 March 2020
A lesson coronavirus is about to teach the world
- Jonathan Cook جونثان كوك
If a disease can teach wisdom beyond our understanding of how precarious and precious life is, the coronavirus has offered two lessons.
Venetians wearing plague doctor masks
The first is that in a globalised world our lives are so intertwined ...
Covid-19: against Agamben, is a biopolitics from below possible?
- Panagiotis Sotiris Παναγιώτης Σωτήρης
Giorgio Agamben’s recent intervention which characterizes the measures implemented in response to the Covid-19 pandemic as an exercise in the biopolitics of the ‘state of exception’ has sparked an important debate on how to think of ...
BigPharma’s Role: U.S. sanctions lead to global rise in Coronavirus
- Sara Flounders
March 10 – As COVID-19 (coronavirus) spreads, it is a clear reminder that germs and viruses don’t respect national boundaries in an interconnected world. But the mainstream press has certainly not publicized how corporate capitalism and ...
Was the coronavirus created in a laboratory?
- Elsa Mourgues
Is it possible that men in a secret laboratory created this global epidemic? This is the question at the heart of Les Idées Claires (The Clear Ideas), our weekly programme produced by France Culture and franceinfo to fight against information ...
Women’s unpaid labor is worth $10,900,000,000,000
- Gus Wezerek - Kristen R. Ghodsee
If American women earned minimum wage for the unpaid work they do around the house and caring for relatives, they would have made $1.5 trillion last year.
If American women earned minimum wage for the unpaid work they do around the house and caring ...