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.
The strike in France continues through Christmas as we enter week four. Read here
Complex tax dodging schemes by the ‘Big Four’ are constantly being thrown out by the courts. But why is nothing done to penalise them? Read here
This is a powerful piece, which might make some people view the EU in its true condition: a failed union. Read here