Austerity might seem to visit an element of justice on the spendthrift borrowers. However, creditors who cheerfully and wildly
But the Eurocrats, the bureaucratic, political, business, academic, and journalistic elites centered in Brussels, now filled
“Europe is in danger of falling apart,” French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said. “So Germany and France have a huge responsibility.”
His new book says the currency "threatens the future of Europe."
Among the Thugs is also a deeply religious book, for it reveals to us what happens when devotion becomes the motivation and mechanism of violence. Devotion curdling into violence is a virus which continues to infect our bodies of faith.
Unfortunately that's not true. After all, we don't expect our multi-billionaire types to be that innovative. But if Gates really did want to help the world, it's hard to envision a better use of $1 billion or so of his money than to post this sort of prize, especially at a time when needless austerity is threatening the survival of the European Union.
What will Northern Ireland do? Because if Scotland bolts, Ireland may actually unite once again as well. I have no idea what the chances of this actually happening really are, but the least you can say is that the chances would certainly be higher if Scotland does decide to go its own way.
Large denomination bills help facilitate the transfer and concealment of sizable amounts of money. Much of this illicit money can be stored offshore in international banks where it can be kept secure and hidden from the law.
The Brexit vote does not herald the possible beginning of a EU breakup, not by any means. It does mean, however, ... that both Great Britain, and the EU specifically and the global economy in general, are in for a period of prolonged uncertainty and instability that will not be resolved anytime soon.
There is a Mafia-like quality to the threats emanating from EU officials, who are acknowledged to be contemplating how much punishment they can mete out to the UK if the people should dare to vote the wrong way.