G20 : the Symbol of a System Failure | by Eric Toussaint

G20 : the Symbol of a System Failure | by Eric Toussaint

The G20 is no more legitimate than its progenitor the G7 (Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, UK and USA). It was launched by the industrialized countries three years ago when they were beginning to feel the effects of the biggest economic crisis since the 1930’s....
Where Next for a Europe in Crisis? | by Kirsty Hughes

Where Next for a Europe in Crisis? | by Kirsty Hughes

As the leaders of the eurozone struggle to contain Europe’s financial crisis, big question marks are appearing both over whether the euro will actually survive as a single currency and over whether the euro crisis may split the European Union (EU) politically into two...