Saturday, 4 April , 2020

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Le manque de solidarité est un «danger mortel» pour l’Europe, selon...

Face au coronavirus, le Conseil européen de jeudi a montré les divisions entre les 27, en particulier entre pays du Nord et du Sud. Par...

Will Ecuador once again set an example of courage in the...

24 March 2020 Will Ecuador once again set an example of courage in the face of creditors? On March 23, 2020, the National Assembly adopted...

Virtual summit, real acrimony: EU leaders clash over ‘corona bonds’

Push by Italy and Spain for new financial instruments faces resistance from Germany and the Netherlands. By David M. Herszenhorn, Jacopo Barigazzi and Rym Momtaz 3/27/20 The...

Germany and the Banks destroy Greece (2010, 2015), now they want...

The article we are publishing below is the third in a series inspired by Costa Gavras' film Adults in the Room and the publication...

The Unexpected Reckoning: Coronavirus and Capitalism

The coronavirus pandemic has provoked a severe economic and social crisis, and a reckoning with capitalism’s unmanageability By Radhika Desai March 17, 2020 It is perhaps fitting...

A Brady Bond Solution for America’s Unpayable Corporate Debt

by Michael Hudson March 25, 2020 Even before the Covid-19 crisis has slashed stock prices nearly in half since it erupted in January, financial markets were...

In Light of the Global Pandemic, Focus Attention on the People

International Assembly of the Peoples and Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research March 21, 2020 Español Português Français हिन्दी SARS-CoV-2 or COVID19, now declared a global pandemic by...

The Capitalist Pandemic, Coronavirus and the Economic Crisis

by Eric Toussaint 19 March 2020 Part 1  A public health crisis The coronavirus pandemic is a serious public health problem and the human suffering caused by the...

Debt Forgivness and Nationalization Are the Answers to the Economic Crisis

By Paul Craig Roberts March 23, 2020 The US airline companies have bankrupted themselves by buying back their stock in an enrichment scheme for CEOs and...

Corona Debt Jubilee

By Michael Hudson March 22 2020 Cross posted from the Washington Post. Michael Hudson, author of “… and forgive them their debts” and “Killing the Host,” is...