Thursday, 9 July , 2020

banks

The power of money: how the rich took hold of our...

By David Beer To wrest back control from private finance, to reclaim our “hollowed out democratic institutions,” we must begin with a public understanding of...

From Capital to the Capitol

Paris, by Dimitris Konstantakopoulos   The cameras are set low. They show him slightly taller than he really is as, alone, to the accompaniment of the...

Ten Proposals to Beat the European Union

  This collective text initiated by Eric Toussaint, of the CADTM campaign for the abolition of the debt of the global South has been collectively...

Automates in Finance

At JPMorgan Chase & Co., a learning machine is parsing financial deals that once kept legal teams busy for thousands of hours. The program, called...

Trump’s bonfire of banking rules could burn us all

By Nils Pratley Original Post date: 6 February 2017   The last thing we want at this point in time is a relaxation of regulation,” said Mario...

Galbraith on Greece, Trump, Europe and US Dollar

  "The issue is whether a break (of Greece) with Europe would make things better (for Greece). And that is an issue that has to...

IMF – The secret documents, or how they destroyed Greeks and...

The CADTM draws attention to two IMF documents dating from March and May 2010 that were kept secret. These authentic documents were placed at the disposal...

Trump declares War on Europeans

US President Donald Trump’s likely pick for ambassador to the European Union has said that the single currency “could collapse” in the next year...

Grèce : Les banques sont à l’origine de la crise

Cette étude démontre que la crise grecque qui a éclaté en 2010 est d’origine bancaire privée. Elle n’est pas le résultat d’un excès de dépenses publiques. Le soi-disant plan d’aide à la Grèce a été conçu pour servir les intérêts des banquiers privés et ceux des pays qui dominent la zone euro. L’adoption de l’euro par la Grèce a joué un rôle important dans les facteurs qui ont contribué à la crise. L’analyse contenue dans ce texte a été présentée à Athènes le 6 novembre 2016 lors de la réunion de la Commission pour la vérité sur la dette publique grecque.

Tens of thousands protest against India cash ban

India still reeling from shock decision three weeks ago to pull 86 percent of the currency from circulation overnight. Tens of thousands of people joined...