Euro Bailout Failure | by 5 ducats

Have so many ever been so enthusiastic over a plan to beg, borrow, and steal $1.5 trillion? •Beg – Weaker European banks will have to raise over $100 billion in capital. •Borrow – Eurozone will borrow $1.4 trillion to bailout future sovereign and bank...

A looming global recession | by CP Chandrasekhar

All recent economic indicators point almost unambiguously to a new global recession, one which threatens to be more severe and prolonged than the 2007 crisis. While the epicentre of this developing crisis is located in the metropolitan countries, specifically the EU...
The too-many-people myth | by Ian Angus and Simon Butler

The too-many-people myth | by Ian Angus and Simon Butler

As the number of humans on the planet reaches 7 billion, Ian Angus and Simon Butler, authors of Too Many People? Population, Immigration, and the Environmental Crisis, look at the persistent idea that overpopulation is the major cause of environmental destruction. The...