With the TPPA waiting in the wings and the banks making record profits while the populations of many countries are being subjected to vicious austerity I thought I’d repost the Money Masters. A long video with tons of information about the history of our current banking system.
When floods threatened the rich in the Thames valley Cameron said money is no object and of course it’s not because his banker mates print it out of thin air with nothing to back it up. But when you are poor, handicapped, old or otherwise of no use to the über rich the spigot is […]
Reagan, Pinochet, Privatization, Union busting, Austerity, Poverty, 1% Rich, 99% Poor, Neo-liberalism, Poll tax and 21 Incredibly angry songs about Thatcher and those are all the words I want to waste on the woman who said: “there is no such thing as society” condemning millions to poverty and hopelessness. I think it is fitting that […]
Here is a one and a half hour Greek documentary about the privatization and the “soft” coup in Greece by the same people who supported the Military Junta which brought misery to millions of Greeks in times not so long past. It is subtitled in English if you push the subtitle button!
Judging by ongoing momentum moves in various European stock and bond market indicators, one could be left with the impression that something in the continent is actually improving. And while hope of improvement is certainly be high, the reality is vastly different as confirmed by the just released Greek unemployment data, which saw the broad […]
Obama promises us that the best is yet to come. I find these word rather ominous. What have we had so far? Surges in Afghanistan, More Bombs on Libya than in the Germans dumped on England and thousands of dead Syrians merely because they either supported the regime of where part of a minority religion. […]
And they are pissed off! Protesters march towards the Greek parliament during a 24-hours general strike in Athens on February 7, 2012. Thu Feb 9, 2012 11:22AM GMT LAST UPDATE Greece’s two largest unions have announced a 48-hour strike over the new austerity measures endorsed by the government in return for bailout loans. The unions, […]
‘Over the last year we’ve had hundreds of parents who want to leave their children with us. They know us and trust us.’ – Fr Antonios Papanikolaou While their government buys weapons and military equipment with the bail out money Greeks have to make heart rendering decisions about what to do with children they can’t […]