For those of you who might have missed it, their were activites throughout Europe in protest at the inaction of politicians and the EU with regard to global warming, many of them blocking traffic in major cities.
Odd, in Italy they are called mafia, in Northern Europe Business-people. Read here
A financialised economy and weak trade unions mean record employment has done little to increase workers’ pay. Read here
Britain goes from one massive accounting scandal to the next. There are two parallels: The reports were egregiously wrong and the accounting firms earned loads of money for these reports. Read here