Roberto Savio

Colonialism, Strongmen and Religious Extremism: 10 Reasons Why the World Is a Bloody Mess

While the Third World War has not been formally declared, conflicts throughout the world are reaching levels unseen since 1944.

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A Future With No Safety Net? How Brutal Austerity Cuts Are Dismantling the European Dream

The European Union (EU) has asked its citizens to brace for further economic misery. In a report on European economic prospects released on May 3, the European Commission said that further deterioration is expected to last at least until 2015. But, as every such report says, things will then get better.

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Swiss Lead the Way Towards Economic Equality as Voters Cap Bonuses For Banker Fat Cats

For those who think that Occupy Wall Street, the Indignados in Spain, the World Social Forum and the numerous manifestations of protest worldwide are expressions without concrete outcomes, the result of the Swiss referendum on Mar. 3 on capping the salaries and bonuses of banks executives should make them think twice.

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