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United We Stand, divided We Fall...

                 ”United we stand,divided we fall” is the motto which can’t be translated by the Leaders of the European Union. On the other hand U.S.A. follow the golden rule. 391 more words

European Crisis

Greece's perpetual crisis will not end via one-off handouts. It will end only when Athens ends the perpetual lie.

ATHENS – Since the summer of 2015, Greece has (mostly) dropped out of the news, but not because its economic condition has stabilized. A prison is not newsworthy as long as the inmates suffer quietly. 23 more words

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Reviewing 2016

2016, the year that the ‘commentariat’ got just about everything wrong! It was supposed to be a victory for ‘remain’ and Hilary Clinton preparing for her inauguration as US President half way through next month…well, no. 713 more words

News And Politics

Time Arbitrage: Investing vs. Speculation

The clock is ticking, and for many investors that makes the allure of short-term speculation more appealing than long-term investing. Of course the definition of “long-term” is open for interpretation. 732 more words


The Hitchhiker's Guide through a Collapsing Europe - by DiEM25ers Yanis Varoufakis & Srećko Horvat

This event took place on 3rd December 2016 in Zagreb’s magnificent National Theatre in front of an audience of at least 1200 people. Thanks Zagreb!

European Crisis

Brexit: An unorthodox view - a Guardian Live event, 27th January 2017

With Srećko Horvat, Elif Shafak, Yanis Varoufakis & Owen Jones

A troubled Britain is on its way out of a troubled European Union. Disintegration and xenophobia are in the air. 337 more words

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