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How the IMF Has Helped to Crush Greece
Posted on: Sep 1, 2015, Source: CounterPunch
The Eurozone has become another economic dead zone.
Greece Called the Bluff of Europe's Biggest Bankers — A Big No to Austerity
Posted on: Jul 6, 2015, Source: CounterPunch
Voters told the foreign creditors they don't want to accept huge concessions.
The Greek Debt Crisis and Crashing Markets
Posted on: Jun 30, 2015, Source: CounterPunch
Greece is an example of the horror that the eurozone’s monetarists seek to impose on one economy after another.
If You Think Ukraine's Border War with Russia Is Bad, Check Out Its Fight with International Lenders
Posted on: Feb 16, 2015, Source: CounterPunch
The Ukraine-IMF debt negotiation shows is why finance has become the preferred mode of geopolitical warfare.
How Wall Street and Its Democratic Allies Are Waging War Against Pension Funds
Posted on: Jan 5, 2015, Source: CounterPunch
Union pension funds are under attack.
Margaret Thatcher Was a Privatization Pioneer, and This Is the Story of How Her Agenda Did Nothing But Make Life Worse for Millions of People
Posted on: Apr 10, 2013, Source: Michael Hudson's blog
The one essay you need to read to understand what a pernicious ideology "free market" privatization is.
Fraud and Folly: The Untold Story of General Electric's Subprime Debacle
Posted on: Jan 6, 2012, Source: The Center for Public Integrity
The industrial giant jumped into the subprime business in 2004, lending blue-chip respectability to the market for risky home loans.
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