Saturday, 21 September , 2019

debt

“The Brink of Political Revolution”: Puerto Rican Protests Continue Amid Political...

July 30, 2019 Protests are continuing in Puerto Rico days after mass demonstrations forced Governor Ricardo Rosselló to step down. It marked the first time...

Puerto Rico governor resigns after popular protests

By Jerry White 25 July 2019 After two weeks of protests demanding his removal, Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló announced his resignation late Wednesday night....

Massive protests in Puerto Rico seek governor’s resignation and an end...

The protesters’ immediate demand is for governor Ricardo Rosselló to resign, but the mobilizations have also highlighted the widespread rejection of Puerto Rico’s status...

‘Yellow vest’ spending leads to ‘worrying’ debt levels in France say...

25 June 2019 France's public auditor on Tuesday warned that the country's debt level, which is hovering at close to 100 percent, was "worrying" and...

Pourquoi l’annulation de la dette allemande de 1953 n’est pas reproductible...

8 avril par Eric Toussaint En 2019, la Banque mondiale (BM) et le FMI atteignent l’âge de 75 ans. Ces deux institutions financières internationales (IFI), créées en...

Les Crises La montagne de dettes privées des entreprises sera au...

Les ingrédients d’une nouvelle crise financière internationale majeure sont réunis. Les dirigeants des banques centrales le savent de même que les dirigeants d’institutions comme...

Nourrir le débat sur une annulation partielle (370 mds€) de la...

15 avril 2019 L’objet de cet article est de nourrir le débat public sur l’opportunité d’une prise de décision politique visant à annuler une part...

When France Used the Public Debt to Colonise Morocco

by Adam Barbe 17 February 2017 It is now widely recognised that the French protectorate over Morocco was acquired thanks to that country’s public debt. Guy...

Mozambique needs urgent action on debt crisis following Cyclone Idai

22 March by Jubilee Debt Campaign Cyclone Idai has caused huge destruction and loss of life in Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. The true extent of the...

Haiti’s Revolution

Haiti, the first Black Republic that gained its independence 215 years ago.