Posts Tagged: austerity
From the decline in democracy to the rise in the price of peace.
In order to qualify for the next loan installment, Prime Minister Coelho must convince the European Union and the IMF that he can make draconian cuts.
Despite Cyprus' small size, the implications of its bailout deal deal could have serious consequences for the eurozone.
After years of brutal austerity, collapsing economies, widespread unemployment, and shredding of the social safety net, Italians said "basta!" Enough!
Why is the Obama administration pressing Europeans to increase military spending? And what should it matter to Washington if Britain remains in the EU?
These days, membership in the European Union comes with no guarantees.
As our global economic and ecological crises converge, neither neoliberalism nor Keynesianism can cure what ails us.
The Spanish bailout is yet another witches brew of cutbacks, layoffs, and austerity.
A Hollande victory in France would tip the balance of power in Europe and put an end to the hegemony of the austerity paradigm.
Can the current Irish resistance movement turn the tide against the austerity madness that has gripped the European continent?