This has been so obvious for years: the EU as money laundering and tax haven. These practices have however brought a lot of money into economies crippled through austerity and the resulting lack of investment. On the other hand, it has not served the interests of EU citizens, but banks, transnational corporations and a handful of criminals.
Is there an economic crash coming soon? Wolfgang Streeck, Cédric Durand, Susan Newman, David M Kotz, Minqi Li, Mary Mellor, and many others provide a short answer. Read here
After months in a kind of stand-off, the Catalan independence movement will return to the streets this Friday. The holding of a Spanish cabinet meeting in Barcelona – planned weeks ago – comes at a […]
Is this the future of democracy in the EU? The Spanish government calls for new elections in Catalonia. The pro-independence parties win. One leader is kept in prison, the other outside of Catalonia. This is […]