This story is a metaphor for much of Europe’s political elite: A master’s degree from a university that had absolutely no basis in reality. All records have been lost. Shoplifting (she claims to have paid a fine of 40 €). All police records have been lost. These are the champions of law and order; but neo-liberal law and order (the rich and their enforcers can take and do what they want) is different to what most of us consider it to be.
Reuters: Spain defies resolution of the UN Human Rights Committee again blocking Catalan election of government
As expected, Spain defied this resolution of the UN Human Rights Committee. The investigating judge at the Supreme Court on yesterday rejected the request of Jordi Sanchez to stand for election as president of the […]
What else should one expect from the EU’s democratic protege? Integrity, honesty, courage? If it does not exist in the EU political elite, why in the Ukraine? Read here
Wolfgang Schäuble, the leader of Europe’s austerity campaign and devastator of Greece, is retiring. Neither he, nor the German media, have any doubt that he saved Europe from itself. Richard Murphy is neither German, nor […]