Saturday, 25 November , 2017

Privatizations

Greece, victim of Debt War. Selling everything in fire prices to...

Strike brings Athens Metro to a standstill, streets gridlocked October 26, 2017 ATHENS (Reuters) - The Athens Metro came to a standstill on Thursday when workers...

“Brazil has Lost Control Over its Natural Resources Because it has...

By Mariana Pitasse To the MST leader, foreign capital controls the country after the coup institutional coup that ousted Dilma. One of the main issues of...

Grèce : qui profite des privatisations ?

23 JANVIER 2015 En échange de l’aide financière internationale, la Grèce s’est vue imposer un programme de privatisations à grande échelle. Si investisseurs russes, chinois...

Nestle CEO: Water Is Not A Human Right, Should Be Privatized

Peter Brabeck-Letmathe, the now Chairman of one of the biggest corporations and the largest food product manufacturer in the world, believes corporations should own all the water on the planet, and no one should be allowed to have access to it unless they pay. He also states that GMOs have never caused illnesses despite hundreds of independent studies showing otherwise.

Looting Greeks and their Country

The most persistent myth concerning Syriza’s capitulation to the troika is that it was a “forced choice.” To put it differently, “there was no alternative” to signing a third memorandum, given an extremely unfavorable balance of forces at a European and international level. This is the only seemingly rational argument Tsipras and his followers

Destroying Greeks, Colonizing Greece

What has gone unsaid by both the Greek and international media are the true origins and contributors to the Greek crisis. These factors include the manipulation, by Goldman Sachs, of Greece’s debt and deficit figures through a series of swaps and derivatives, hiding the true figures in circumvention of EU Maastricht criteria for admission into the Eurozone, for a tidy

EU Starves Greece To Force Sell Off

But Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras was holding a simultaneous meeting of southern EU leaders in Athens, seeking French and Italian support for an “anti-austerity front” designed to challenge Germany. Years of privatisation and cuts have reduced the size of the Greek economy by more than a quarter and seen national debt soar

Nestle CEO: Water Is Not A Human Right, Should Be Privatized

Is water a free and basic human right, or should all the water on the planet belong to major corporations and be treated as a product? Should the poor who cannot afford to pay these said corporations suffer from starvation due to their lack of financial wealth?

Brazil – Parliamentary Coup – and the ‘Progressive Media’

What happened in Brazil is just the most horrifying and flagrant illegal foreign-led parliamentary coup that has happened in Latin America since a similar coup, also foreign-led, deposed José Mujica of Uruguay in June 2009.

For sale: Greek islands, hotels and historic sites

In Greece today, government power comes with few trappings. Unable to tap capital markets and dependent wholly on international aid, the debt-stricken country’s senior officials are acrobats in a tightrope act. They are placating creditors, whose demands at times seem insatiable, and citizens, whose shock is never far away.