The European Union deliberately chooses to subjugate economic prosperity and the well-being of people (jobs, incomes, savings, etc) to maintain an adherence to an ideology that purposely redistributes real resources and incomes to the top end of the distribution and provides lucrative paths for European Commission executives to move between these ‘political’ roles into highly paid banking and related jobs.
In the current circumstances, while the lockdowns are driving people into joblessness, the alternative would have been for the government to just pay the wages and order people to stay at home. Read here People […]
The deep unfairness of the transition from communism in Central and Eastern Europe fed the illiberal populist rebellion across the region today. Read here
Kenan Malik provides a razor sharp analysis of EU refugee and migrant policy. The title is however absurd – and may not be from him, but from one of the Guardian’s loftily liberal editors. To […]