Europe

Exclusive: Greece’s Varoufakis Set To Blow Whistle On Germany’s Worrying Plan For Europe

In an article due to be published in popular German newspaper Die Zeit this coming Thursday, Greek ex-Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis will accuse Germany of hiding the truth about its real aims for Europe, and say his country’s exit from the single currency is all part of a plan hatched a long time ago to ‘discipline’ […]

Greek Ex-Finance Minister Owns German Politician On Solution To Eurozone Crisis

It’s been a crazy few days for Greece, with the people’s decision to reject further bailouts and austerity measures making history last Sunday (full story here). The hero of the hour is Greece‘s ex-finance minister Yanis Yanoufakis, who was forced to resign after winning the referendum result he had been fighting for these past few months. His […]

Greek Ex-Finance Minister: Media Is Guilty Of “Terrorism”, Elite Think Democracy Is Irrelevant

On Sunday, as we reported here, the Greek people voted NO to more loans and increased austerity measures by the ECB and IMF. It was a historic referendum result that revived that old-fashioned idea of democracy in a Europe now controlled by shady financial institutions and faceless international creditors. Winning a NO vote was an enormous […]

Cause For Celebration? Greece Just Told The Bankers To Stick Their Loans And Austerity

Greece held a referendum on Sunday to decide whether to accept further loans from the European Central Bank (ECB). The ‘help’ had been offered on the condition that Greece impose more crushing austerity measures on its citizens. The country has already been crippled by poverty since harsh cuts to public spending began in 2010. In a triumph for democracy […]

An Alternative Solution To Greek Crisis: Man Sets Up Crowdfunding Campaign To Pay Back Country’s Debt

This week the Greek financial crisis has reached a critical point, with fears of a run on the banks meaning citizens are now limited to taking out just €60 per day. Months of negotiations on extending Greece‘s cash-for-reforms deal with the Eurozone have collapsed, and the government will hold a referendum on Sunday to ask […]

Breaking: Dutch Citizens Successfully Sued Their Own Government

Breaking: Dutch Citizens Successfully Sued Their Own Government

“You have been negotiating all my life!” This powerful cry from a 21 year-old female Dutch activist set a precedent for the way citizens deal with the false promises, corruption and greed of their political leaders. Today, for the first time in history, people have bypassed their local representatives in power and headed directly for the […]

How To Solve Europe’s Migrant Crisis, According To Politicians: Let’s Attack Their Boats

How To Solve Europe’s Migrant Crisis, According To Politicians: Let’s Attack Their Boats

To anyone with an ounce of compassion for the unimaginable suffering of those fleeing war-torn countries for the safe haven of European soil, the idea of sending the military to destroy ships bringing illegal immigrants to the continent is unthinkable. Yet that’s exactly what is being proposed by politicians in Europe, with widespread public support. […]

Exposed: Fox “News” Fearmongering And Lies On Muslim ‘No-Go-Zones’

For those of us living in Europe, Fox’s coverage of the Parisian attacks on the Charlie Hebdo office has been at best hilarious and at worst ridiculous. Fox has an obsession with so-called ‘No-Go Zones’, and has spent the last couple of weeks repeating false and dangerous information that there are towns and cities all over Europe […]