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How TBTF Has Led to Legalised Plunder

How TBTF Has Led to Legalised Plunder

The brazen, legalised and largely unpunished plunder still being perpetrated by a global cartel of financial criminals is undermining the rule of law and hence of a critical concept in democracy as we know it. The blog  below warns that the rule of law — arguably the central pillar of any self-respecting democracy — has lost […]

Bring them to Book (2008) – Who’s Won (2013)?

Bring them to Book (2008) – Who’s Won (2013)?

More than 100 million people were thrust into poverty by the Global Financial Crisis (GFC) of 2007/8 according to a London barrister who blew the whistle on dodgy banking practices that preceded the failure of a major UK bank and, given the correlation between poverty and death, this likely amounted to a killing field. Paul Moore, the lawyer concerned, […]

Europe’s Future – Resignation or Revolution ?

Europe’s Future – Resignation or Revolution  ?

There are some who believe the true enemies of better distributed prosperity are a global financial elite who in a thoroughly criminal fashion have, post GFC (Global Financial Crisis), transformed EU democracy into a mixture of plutocracy, kleptocracy and kakistocracy.     “No soy anti sistema, el sistema es anti yo” (I’m not anti-system; the system is anti-me). The piece below looks at […]

How Bankers Bust The West and Killed the Kids

How Bankers Bust The West and Killed the Kids

Forgive the hyperbole of a headline probably more suited to the title of a horror movie  — (bankers did not kill kids, just crippled their careers) — but it is six years since the crisis hit and many are wondering just when the pain will stop. The fact that the euro zone has not yet […]

Happy (Global-Debt-Jubilee) New Year to All

Happy (Global-Debt-Jubilee) New Year to All

The world’s leaders and top economists failed to see the 07/08 banking debt crisis coming but now a two-decade long EU Great Depression threatens and the choice may be between a bank-punishing private debt global write-off or authoritarian regimes — which is “where Hitler came from”.  A documentary made by Sveriges Television (SVT), the Swedish public service television […]

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